Canada extends peacekeeping mission despite Security Council loss

OTTAWA – Canada will provide a military transport plane to support United Nations peacekeeping missions for another year despite losing its bid for a temporary seat on the UN Security Council. Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan’s office confirmed the continued deployment of a CC-130 Hercules in support of UN missions in

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Canada won’t extend peacekeeping mission in Mali: Freeland

OTTAWA — The Trudeau government will not extend Canada’s peacekeeping mission in Mali despite a direct appeal from the United Nations for it to stay longer to prevent a gap in the provision of lifesaving medical evacuations. Speaking to reporters at the end of a major peacekeeping conference in

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