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TRUMP AWARDS PURPLE HEART AT WALTER REED MILITARY HOSPITAL
Trump's decision to allow news media coverage of the medal ceremony was in sharp contrast to former President Barack Obama, who awarded Purple Heart medals during his own regular visits to Walter Reed but always did so behind closed doors.
Night rescue: Sailor plucked from Tokyo Express off St. John's
Captain Matt Neri says sailor was rescued around 12 a.m. Sunday, 450 nautical miles southeast off St. John's. Royal Canadian Air Force pilot Matt Neri says one of the biggest challenges of doing a medevac from a Cormorant helicopter is making sure everyon
Canada's CF-18s to fly 2 NATO overseas missions in 2017
Canada's aging CF-18s will conduct unarmed patrols out of Iceland for several weeks, beginning in late May. That will be followed in September by another air policing mission in Romania, defence officials confirmed to CBC News.
Canada set to extend military mission in Ukraine
Canada is officially extending its military training mission in Ukraine. Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan and Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland will outline how Canada's operation will be re-organized.
US Defense Secretary Mattis: US will stay in Iraq a while
BAGHDAD (AP) — U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said Monday he believes U.S. forces will be in Iraq and in the fight against Islamic State militants for a while, despite some rocky times between the two nations. Speaking at the end of a day of meetings i
Navy Decommissions "The Big E"
The aircraft carrier, USS Enterprise (CVN 65), was decommissioned during a ceremony held in the ship's hangar bay, Feb. 3rd.
Stopgap Super Hornet purchase could have $5B to $7B price tag
Canada has begun talks with the U.S. government about the sole-source purchase of 18 Super Hornet fighters, CBC News has learned. The maker of the advanced jets has been told the Canadian government would like to see the first aircraft by 2019.
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