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There is a price to pay for not being prepared for war. Will Canada have to pay that price again?

A little over 18 years ago, amid the dust and blazing heat of Kandahar Airfield, the weary look on Colonel Ian Hope’s face spoke louder than his words. It was the spring of 2006, and the Canadian contingent in Afghanistan had just endured a brutal few weeks. More than half a dozen Canadian soldiers had been killed in roadside bombings. …

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Investigation into man killed over bag of chips in Don Jail begins

An inquest opened Monday into the death of a man who was murdered in a Toronto jail over a bag of chips, with the jury hearing that protections for prisoners may have been inadequate. It’s been nearly 15 years since Jeffrey Munro, 32, a man who struggled with mental illness and addiction, died in the Don Jail. He was attacked …

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Canadian spy agency chief announces he is stepping down

David Vigneault, director of the Canadian Security Intelligence Service (CSIS), announced on Thursday that he is stepping down from his top position at the spy agency after seven years. In a press statement, Vigneault said serving as CSIS director had been “a privilege” and “one of the most challenging and rewarding periods I have ever had.”[s] in my career.” During …

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Detroit police fatally shoot man who allegedly attacked officers after psychological well being name

Investigation is ongoing Detroit police are investigating a lethal taking pictures involving one among its officers on Snowden Road. DETROIT – Detroit police fatally shot and killed a person after responding to a psychological well being name early Sunday morning. Upon arrival, Detroit police stated they encountered a person armed with a knife. Police stated a taser was used to …

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