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  1. Gagetown Gunners keep Canadians safe from avalanches

    15.01.2018 05:01

    Rogers Pass, British Columbia — Every winter, avalanches at Rogers Pass have the potential to pose a drastic threat to the safety and security of Canadians. At least it did, until The Royal...

  2. Canadian Army trialing more powerful, more precise artillery shells

    11.01.2018 03:01

    Medicine Hat, Alberta — New technology now being assessed by the Canadian Army (CA)’s research and development arm has the potential to increase the power of artillery munitions while also...

  3. Former Prisoner of War recalls the Fall of Hong Kong on Christmas Day, 1941

    21.12.2017 04:12

    Victoria, British Columbia — Seventy-six Remembrance Days have passed since Signaler (Retired) Horace “Gerry” Gerrard fought for Canada in the Battle of Hong Kong. But the memories remain.

  4. Canadian Armed Forces changes footwear reimbursement method

    20.12.2017 08:12

    Ottawa, Ontario — The Department of National Defence (DND) and the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) has changed how they reimburse personnel, civilian and military alike, for the purchase of safety...

  5. Army Commander responds to Ombudsman’s recommendations on Canadian Rangers’ health care

    06.12.2017 10:12

    Ottawa, Ontario — The Commander of the Canadian Army (CA) said he is committed to addressing recommendations from the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) Ombudsman on improving healthcare for Canadian...

  6. Army became ‘a way of life’ for first Honorary Colonel of the Canadian Army

    27.11.2017 09:11

    Toronto, Ontario — Canadian Army (CA) Honorary Colonel Blake Goldring, the first individual to fulfil this role, has completed his duties. His many contributions to the CA were acknowledged at...

  7. Correspondents complete their first assignment

    23.11.2017 10:11

    Borden, Ontario — Twenty-five journalism students from Carleton University joined Exercise ARDENT DEFENDER as embedded journalists from October 27 to 29, 2017.

  8. The 65th anniversary of the Imjin Classic hockey game

    21.11.2017 04:11

    Ottawa, Ontario —  The Royal 22e Régiment (R22eR) are the 2017 Imjin Hockey Classic champions, defeating Princess Patricia’s Canadian Light Infantry (PPCLI) 2-0 in their November 18 matchup held...

  9. Afghanistan: Canada’s longest war

    16.11.2017 10:11

    Ottawa, Ontario — The Canadian government was quick to express its solidarity with the United States following the 9/11 attacks and was soon preparing for combat in Afghanistan.

  10. 1 CMBG hones warfighting skills on Ex IRON RAM

    16.11.2017 08:11

    Wainwright, Alberta  — Much of 1 Canadian Mechanized Brigade Group (1 CMBG) descended on the Wainwright training area in mid-October to participate in Exercise IRON RAM (Ex IRON RAM). With...