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Canadian lieutenant commander named one of Canada’s 100 Most Powerful WomenMinister of Defence cuts the ribbon for new TAPV facility and announces new $319-million complex for Canadian Special Operations RegimentNew Charter announced for the Sexual Misconduct Response CentreAuditor General releases report on Canada’s Royal Military College of CanadaOver 20 Combat Engineers join CAF personnel in Iraq for bomb disposal training

Canadian lieutenant commander named one of Canada’s 100 Most Powerful Women

For her far-reaching work as a public affair’s officer, LCdr. Kelly Williamson has been named one of Canada’s 100 Most Powerful Women for 2017 by the Women’s Executive Network. Williamson, a senior public affairs officer with the 5th Canadian Division, claimed a spot in the BMO Arts and Communications category to be named one of Canada’s...
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Minister of Defence cuts the ribbon for new TAPV facility and announces new $319-million complex for Canadian Special Operations Regiment

The doors to 4th Canadian Division Support Base (CDSB) Petawawa’s $26 million Tactical Armoured Patrol Vehicle (TAPV) facility were officially opened today after a ribbon-cutting ceremony with the Harjit Sajjan, the Minister of National Defence. “Supporting our women and men in uniform is our Government's top priority. These projects will provide our Canadian Armed Forces with...
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New Charter announced for the Sexual Misconduct Response Centre

A new Charter for the Sexual Misconduct Response Centre (SMRC) was implemented this week to continue providing “timely, compassionate, and comprehensive support,” to Canadian soldiers affected by sexual misconduct. “I am pleased to announce the implementation of the new Sexual Misconduct Response Centre Charter. It represents a significant milestone in further defining the framework for the...
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Auditor General releases report on Canada’s Royal Military College of Canada

The operating costs of the Royal Military College of Canada (RMC) are twice as much as other universities, yet the institution falls short of its basic purpose of producing well-prepared and high-quality officers for the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF), according to a new report from the auditor general of Canada. According to the report, released Tuesday,...
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Over 20 Combat Engineers join CAF personnel in Iraq for bomb disposal training

Approximately 20 Canadian Army Engineers from 2 Combat Engineer Regiment have deployed to Iraq in the last couple of months to deliver explosive threat training to Iraqi Security Forces (ISF) in Besmava, Iraq, announced the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) on Friday, Nov. 17. “Daesh heavily polluted a lot of areas with improvised explosive devices when they...
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