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This is National Defence?

Oct 11, 2017

What is it about Canada that makes it so dumb on issues of national defence? Sure, it’s a country the size of a continent and

Does NATO have a future with Trump in the W...

Jan 24, 2017

During the US presidential election campaign, candidate Donald Trump was critical of NATO on two fronts. The first was that the Alliance was “obsolete” in

Back in the Game: 12 ways Canada could cont...

Nov 03, 2016

The Prime Minister has declared that “Canada is back” on the world stage. He has mandated his Ministers of National Defence and Foreign Affairs to

F-35: Four fallacies that skew public discu...

Jul 24, 2016

Following is a repeat posting of an article which first appeared in The Vimy Report on November 6, 2015 under the title “F-35: Slow down

The Defence Policy Review: How about an eye...

Jul 17, 2016

Following is the submission made to the Defence Policy Review by Paul Chapin and Rob Roy. Paul is the executive editor of TheVimyReport.com and a former

Why on earth is Canada sending troops to La...

Jul 17, 2016

At the NATO Summit in Warsaw last week, the leaders of the Western alliance finally decided that it was time to do something serious to

Will they come if they’re needed?

Jun 09, 2016

The NATO members most threatened by Russia’s aggression in Crimea and eastern Ukraine have signalled they are unhappy with the support they have been receiving

Do you know this woman? Our defence now dep...

May 13, 2016

General Lori Robinson, US Air Force, is the new commander of NORAD, Canada’s first line of defence in the event of an air or missile

Want to talk defence policy? Here are 10 qu...

Apr 22, 2016

The Liberal government has launched a review of Canadian defence policy, and has invited Canadians to participate in it. To help focus public discussion on

3 Problems with the Upcoming Defence Policy...

Apr 21, 2016

Our first line of defence and the object of all our policy must be to work with other nations to prevent war … The first