85% of Canadian troops have received at least 1 COVID-19 vaccine dose

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted May 23, 2021 1:53 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ The Department of National Defence … Read More

Medical supplies from Canada arrive in India as COVID-19 cases, deaths surge

The Canadian Armed Forces have successfully touched down in Delhi with medical supplies as India struggles to contain a crippling second wave of COVID-19. Nadir Patel, Canada’s high commissioner to India, … Read More

Canada’s military lacking thousands of troops as COVID-19 hits recruitment, training

The Canadian Armed Forces is dealing with a shortfall of several thousand troops as COVID-19 has forced the military to curb the training of new recruits for most of the … Read More

CAF deployed to distribute COVID-19 vaccines to 32 Indigenous communities in Ontario

Federal public Safety Minister Bill Blair says the Canadian military is sending troops to help with COVID-19 vaccine distribution in 32 remote Indigenous communities in northern Ontario. Blair announced the … Read More

2 Canadian Armed Forces members test positive for COVID-19 after stop in N.L.

Two Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) members returning from the middle east aboard a military flight that stopped in Newfoundland and Labrador have tested positive for the novel coronavirus. As a result, … Read More

Troops in long-term care homes raise concerns about management, say many workers doing their best

Canadian soldiers helping fight novel coronavirus outbreaks in several long-term care homes say many front-line workers are doing the best they can. The troops, Global News has learned, have raised … Read More

Number of Canadian peacekeepers deployed abroad hits 60-year low

Canada’s contribution to peacekeeping has reached what is believed to be an all-time low, even as the Liberal government makes its final push to secure a coveted seat on the … Read More

14 CAF members assisting long-term care homes diagnosed with COVID-19: source

Fourteen Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) members assigned to the military’s COVID-19 response operation have been diagnosed with the novel coronavirus, Global News has learned. According to a military source with … Read More

Canadian troops urged to seek help as use of mental health services hits record low

By Global News Posted April 26, 2020 1:31 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Canada’s top military officer is urging his … Read More