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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 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 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 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...

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...

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...