The Afghanistan mission was a national security priority for Canada and, despite running a federal deficit, the funding was found to accomplish the mission. Why is not the same rationale applied to veterans’ needs?
The minister’s promised review following L’actualite’s ‘Special Report’ on sexual violence plaguing our soldiers is a start—but only a start. Why did the minister not know the extent of the problem in his own department until investigative journalists raised the alarm?
Canada’s willingness to send resources to Eastern Europe through NATO and procure a new fleet of fighter jets may cast a light on this government’s not-so-clearly-articulated defence priorities, a military expert says.