Defence Review

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Minister of Defence Speech

3 May 2017. The Minister of Defence made a speech today at a CDAI function. The speech is entitled “Towards a New Defence Policy for Canada.” It talks about the defence policy review – although still no report released. See https://www.canada.ca/en/department-national-defence/news/2017/05/towards_a_new_defencepolicyforcanada.html

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China reveals plans to ship cargo across Canada’s Northwest Passage

As Yogi used to say, ‘Deja vu all over again!’ As in the late 1980s, the strategic importance of the Arctic rises to near the top of our national concerns. By far the greatest part of that concern should be for accident prevention in those waters closely followed by rescue […]

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Comment on “Sajjan shies away from endorsing controversial 2011 Leslie Report”

Sajjan shies away from endorsing controversial 2011 Leslie Report I was very disappointed to see that the announced Defence Policy Review was barely hours old and already needless speculation has started about the probable outcomes including the future of Canada’s Fleet Maintenance Facilities. Regrettably the Halifax Herald, in the attached […]

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