On March 16, the Canadian Forces National Investigation Service (CFNIS) charged a member of the Canadian Armed Forces under the National Defence Act (NDA). The charges relate to reported incidents which took place during a function at the Fort Pepperrell Mess, Canadian Forces Station (CFS) St. John’s, NL in September 2018.
The international response against Daesh has reduced the suffering of the most vulnerable, but the crises in Iraq and Syria persist. Continued support by the members of the Global Coalition Against Daesh is critical for long-term, regional stability. Canada remains fully dedicated to the efforts of the Global Coalition and NATO in the region, and will continue to work with its partners and allies to ensure the defeat of Daesh.
Canada’s defence policy, Strong, Secure, Engaged, highlights the importance of providing the women and men of the Canadian Armed Forces with the equipment and support they need to train and operate successfully.
Today, Defence Minister Harjit S. Sajjan, visited members of the Canadian Armed Forces at 5th Canadian Division Support Base Gagetown to observe the new logistics trucks that have been delivered to the base. These trucks support Canada’s defence policy, Strong, Secure, Engaged, in delivering the modern equipment the women and men of the Canadian Armed Forces depend on to do their jobs.
The Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) is proud to announce that Able Seaman (AB) Yvette Yong of the Royal Canadian Navy has been named International Military Female Athlete of the Year by the International Military Sports Council / Conseil International du Sport Militaire (CISM).
Yesterday, the Canadian Forces National Investigation Service (CFNIS) charged a member of the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) with drug-related offences under the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act (CDSA).
Through Canada’s defence policy, Strong, Secure Engaged, the Government of Canada is ensuring we have the mission ready aircraft we need to meet our domestic and international obligations in advance of the arrival of jets to replace the entire CF-18 fleet.
As outlined in Canada’s defence policy, Strong, Secure, Engaged, cooperative defence relationships are critical to every aspect of Canada’s defence interests. Whether working alongside our Allies and partners in NATO and the Global Coalition to Defeat ISIS or engaging in multilateral discussions on the future of international security policy, Canada is contributing to stability abroad and helping maintain security at home.