Defence Minister Harjit S. Sajjan and United States Secretary of Defense James N. Mattis co-hosted a meeting of the top 13 nations contributing military support to the Global Coalition to Defeat-ISIS on Dec. 6, in Ottawa. They issued the following statement:
Minister of National Defence Harjit S. Sajjan and Veterans Affairs Minister and Associate Minister of National Defence Seamus O’Regan today issued the following statement: “Today marks the 12th annual Air Force Day on Parliament Hill...
Harjit S. Sajjan, Minister of National Defence, and Seamus O’Regan, Minister of Veterans Affairs Canada and Associate Minister of National Defence, today issued the following statement in recognition of World Suicide Prevention Day:
Minister of National Defence Harjit S. Sajjan, Minister of Veterans Affairs and Associate Minister of National Defence Seamus O’Regan, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness Ralph Goodale and Minister of Foreign Affairs Chrystia Freeland issued the following statement today to recognize National Peacekeepers’ Day:
Today, we shine a light on the culture, history and traditions of Indigenous Peoples. As the Defence Team Champion for Indigenous Peoples, I would like to commemorate their significant contributions to the defence of our great nation.
“Today, on Canadian Armed Forces Day, we thank the women and men in uniform who serve our nation selflessly, defending Canada’s interests and values and contributing to peace and security both at home and abroad. We also take time today to thank our military families, who are a major source of strength for those in uniform and contribute significantly to our military’s overall effectiveness..."