M. James Bezan, secrétaire parlementaire du ministre de la Défense nationale, fera une annonce aux côtés du brigadier-général Jean-Robert Bernier, médecin général, et de M. George Weber, président-directeur général des Services de santé Royal Ottawa.
The Honourable Rob Nicholson, P.C., Q.C, M.P. for Niagara Falls and Minister of National Defence, today visited Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) members deployed in the Republic of Poland on Operation REASSURANCE, Canada's response to Russia's military aggression towards Ukraine. The CAF members have been deployed in Poland to help ensure peace and stability in Central and Eastern Europe.
The histories of the Canadian and Ukrainian peoples are closely intertwined and our two countries enjoy an abiding friendship. We share an enduring commitment to democratic values, a staunch respect for human rights and are committed to a stable rules-based international order. We treasure the same values and aspire to the ideals of peace, democracy, and prosperity for our countries, our communities, and our citizens. We recognize the importance of healthy and vibrant state institutions in meeting those aspirations.
KYIV - Media are invited to join the Honourable Rob Nicholson, P.C., Q.C., M.P. for Niagara Falls, Minister of National Defence, during a visit to Kyiv, Ukraine, where he met with Minister of Defence Colonel General Stepan Poltorak, for a joint defence announcement.
The Honourable Rob Nicholson, P.C., Q.C, M.P. for Niagara Falls and Minister of National Defence, will arrive in Ukraine tomorrow to reaffirm Canada's steadfast support in the wake of Russian aggression in that country.
OTTAWA ¿ The first Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) medical contingent leaves Canada tomorrow to begin training in the United Kingdom prior to its West African deployment in support of global efforts to help prevent the spread of the Ebola virus.
OTTAWA - The Honourable Rob Nicholson, P.C., Q.C., M.P. for Niagara Falls, Minister of National Defence, and General Tom Lawson, Canada's Chief of the Defence Staff, attended today's Change of Command Ceremony at the Peterson Air Force Base in Colorado Springs, Colorado, United States.