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  1. Charge into summer with Fortissimo

    15.07.2019 08:07

    Ottawa, Ontario — It couldn’t have been called pianissimo, which means “play it delicately.”

  2. Lieutenant-General Jean-Marc Lanthier to become Vice Chief of the Defence Staff amid other senior staff changes

    12.07.2019 14:07

    Ottawa, Ontario — The Commander of the Canadian Army, Lieutenant-General Jean-Marc Lanthier has been appointed Vice Chief of the Defence Staff (VCDS) of the Canadian Armed Forces, effective July...

  3. Kandahar Cenotaph rededication announced

    12.07.2019 04:07

    Ottawa, Ontario — The Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) and the Department of National Defence (DND) are holding a rededication of the Kandahar Cenotaph in the Afghanistan Memorial Hall in Ottawa,...

  4. Reservists re-connect to their unit’s heritage at Nijmegen

    11.07.2019 09:07

    Ottawa, Ontario — A group of Canadian Army Reservists, who will be in the Netherlands for this year’s International Four Days Nijmegen Marches, is proud to be marching in the footsteps of their...

  5. Lieutenant-Colonel Kathy Haire becomes first woman Commandant of The Royal Regiment of Canadian Artillery School

    08.07.2019 07:07

    Gagetown, New Brunswick — There is always great pride and celebration when there is a change of command parade at The Royal Regiment of Canadian Artillery School (RCAS), but on June 21, 2019...

  6. Canadian Forces Base Shilo recognized for prairie conservation

    05.07.2019 05:07

    Shilo, Manitoba — Environmental stewardship is an ongoing priority for Canada’s military. While that often means cleaning up the effects of activity on its many training grounds, the situation...

  7. Honorary Colonel of the Canadian Army comes ‘full circle’ with visit to Iraq

    02.07.2019 11:07

    Ottawa, Ontario — Since first stepping into the role two years ago, Honorary Colonel of the Canadian Army (CA) Paul Hindo has visited with soldiers on overseas deployments on several occasions.

  8. National Defence to mark Latin American Heritage Month

    26.06.2019 11:06

    Ottawa, Ontario — The Department of National Defence (DND) has added Latin Americans to the list of cultural groups it formally recognizes each year.

  9. The Artillery takes aim at hunger in New Brunswick

    26.06.2019 10:06

    Fredericton, New Brunswick — Members of the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) are renowned the world over for their selfless humanitarian assistance.  From time to time, however, it is not the world,...

  10. Canadian Army Reservist proves that age is just a number

    25.06.2019 11:06

    Hamilton, Ontario — Second-Lieutenant Juan Rios Arrubla never thought he'd be taking part in a Basic Military Qualification (BMQ) course,...