Iranian missiles target Iraqi city used by Canadian Forces

Lee Berthiaume, The Canadian Press Published Tuesday, January 7, 2020 11:42AM EST Last Updated Tuesday, January 7, 2020 11:38PM EST OTTAWA – No Canadian Armed Forces troops were hurt by the barrage of Iranian missiles that hit targets in Iraq Tuesday, Canada’s chief of defence staff says. “CAF families: I

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Killing of Iranian general sparks concerns for safety of Canadian troops

OTTAWA – Foreign Affairs Minister Francois-Philippe Champagne says the safety of Canadians in the Middle East is the government’s “paramount concern” after an American airstrike killed a top Iranian general. Gen. Qassem Soleimani was the head of Iran’s elite Quds Force, and was killed last night in Baghdad, Iraq. U.S.

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