The Canadian Armed Forces’ Board of Inquiry (BOI) released a long overdue report on April 12 regarding allegations of sexual assault of Afghan children. The report investigated allegations that Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) members were told by superiors to ignore incidents of sexual assault of minors by Afghan National Security Forces (ANSF) soldiers. The report concluded...Read more
The Edmonton MFRC is hosting its 12th annual Yellow Ribbon Gala on Saturday, April 16. The MFRC hopes to raise $20,000 in an effort to enhance services the Centre provides to its military families. “This Gala contributes to enhancing community awareness of our Canadian Armed Forces, their families and of the sacrifices our local military members...Read more
Summer is just around the corner and if you need some new outdoor gear for your summer adventures head off to your nearest sports store on Thursday, April 14 or Friday, April 15 for the Canadian Forces Appreciation Days. With a valid military ID or CFOne Card, members can enjoy 25 per cent off on regular...Read more
For the past decade, parliamentarians have annually joined to show their appreciation and support of Royal Canadian Armed Forces (RCAF) members.
Cst. Sarah Beckett, an RCMP officer from the West Shore Detachment in B.C., will be laid to rest on April 12 and to honour her services and her tragic death, the spouses of the RCMP are asking the Canadians across the country to wear red on Tuesday. “It is with great sadness that we must embark...Read more