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Daniel MeCanadian commander in Afghanistan dismissed

AP | CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

KANDAHAR AIR FIELD, Afghanistan — The chief of Canadian forces in Afghanistan, Brig. Gen. Daniel Menard, has been relieved following allegations...

Canada Accused Of Torture Collusion

Eric Margolis | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Eric Margolis

In light of recent reports, Canadian military men and high government officials are now trying to slander the messenger and lie or bluff away their serious misdeeds -- some of which may constitute war crimes.

Canada Plans Afghan Withdrawal

AP | ROB GILLIES | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

TORONTO — Canada has begun preparations to withdraw its troops from Afghanistan in 2011. Maj. Cindy Tessier said Friday that the chief of Defen...

Canada To Stage Mock Afghan Attack In D.C. To Show Commitment To War

The Globe and Mail | Paul Koring | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The Taliban will attack an Afghan village set up in the heart of Washington courtesy of the Canadian Forces, who will send in a medic in a dramatic ef...

Canada May End Afghan Mission, Bush Told

AP | ROB GILLIES | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

TORONTO — Prime Minister Stephen Harper told President Bush on Wednesday that Canada will end its military mission in Afghanistan if another NAT...

Canadian Military Has Quit Turning Detainees Over To Afghans

NY Times | IAN AUSTEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Canadian military secretly stopped transferring prisoners to Afghanistan's government in November after Canadian monitors found evidence that they...