Lt.-Col. Christian Lemay, an official with the Canadian contingent serving with the ISAF said that Canada has decided to continue with its training program in Afghanistan.
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Senior Canadian government officials gave strong indications this week to suggest that General Walter John Natynczyk may step down from the post of the Chief of the Defence Staff of the Canadian Forces very soon.
According to Canadian media sources, Lieutenant-General Andrew Brooke Leslie, who had retired on last year, might succeed General Walter John Natynczyk as the Chief of the Defence Staff (CODS) of the Canadian Forces.
A major controversy has been erupted in the United States following revelations that the private military and security contractor Blackwater (now Academi LLC) had trained Canadians without the permission from the State department.
Sources within the National Defence and Canadian Forces (DND/CF) have reported that the Armed Forces are going to spend as much as $1 billion on acquiring Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs).
According to a defence ministry report which was leaked to the Canadian media yesterday, a total of 34 military vehicles were destroyed during the Canadian Armed Forces’ deployment in Afghanistan so far.