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Ukraine crisis: Canada's jets edge closer to Russian airspace

Canadian fighter jets will be patrolling the edge of Russian airspace next week as part of NATO's response to the unravelling situation in Ukraine.<p>At …

From Ebola to Syria, UN says more than 100 million people need aid

If the news from around the world seems bleak, it isn't just you. From Syria to Iraq and natural disasters to a deadly virus, 2014 has already been …

Iraq to receive $2.75M in Canadian aid as military supplies arrive

Canada is dispatching $2.75 million to aid groups along with humanitarian supplies for northern Iraq, International Development Minister Christian …

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Canadian Forces plane delivers donated weaponry to Iraqi fighters

A Canadian Forces plane has delivered Albanian military equipment to Iraqi forces battling extremist Islamic State fighters – a mission revealed by the Prime Minister's Office as Canada pledged new humanitarian aid in Iraq.<p>The Canadian CC-177 Globemaster landed in Iraq on Thursday night after being …

Canada balks at NATO push to increase defence spending

Canada is balking at a push for NATO countries to commit to boosting military spending to 2 per cent of Gross Domestic Product because Ottawa feels the pledge is too vaguely defined and goes beyond what Canadian taxpayers would support.<p>The drive by the United Kingdom's Cameron government is to have …

Ukraine crisis: EU threatens Russia with more sanctions

Despite tough rhetoric decrying Russia's increasing military involvement in Ukraine, European Union leaders on Sunday stopped short of imposing new …

How Vladimir Putin reinvigorated NATO

For decades, as the world perched on the brink of nuclear Armageddon, NATO had more than a million troops pressed against the Iron Curtain, ready and capable of waging war against the Soviet Union.<p>Until the 1970s, pairs of Canadian Starfighter warplanes, armed with nuclear bombs, were on 15-minute …