December 22, 2013

Canada: From Peacekeeper to War-Fighter

A. Walter Dorn, Toronto Star

The Associated Press

In recent years, Canada has turned away from a long and widely lauded tradition of peacekeeping.

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TAGGED: Afghanistan, Canada


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