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Core Competencies and the Army: A Complex yet Potentially Rewarding Relationship

The Canadian Army has recently embraced the concept of core competencies, calling them “…the most important functions or groups of functions that define the basic purpose of the Army of Tomorrow.”
January 13, 2017

Maple Flag 50

Stage set for Maple Flag 50

The stage is set for the spring 2017 exercise, said Major Chris Horch, who commands the Air Force Tactical Training Centre at 4 Wing...
January 11, 2017

CAF supports elections and humanitarian work in Haiti

Operation HAMLET is the Canadian contribution to the United Nations Stabilization Mission in Haiti...
January 5, 2017

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Between my father and younger brother they served 65 years defending this country. I know the sacrifices you are making as far as leaving family behind while you deploy throughout the world, putting yourself in harm's way so we can live the life we have. It takes a special kind of person and I salute you all! Come home safe and sound!  Happy New Year!!! Canada - True North Strong and Free.

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