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Afghanistan: Canada’s longest war

Ottawa, Ontario — The Canadian government was quick to express its solidarity with the United States following the 9/11 attacks and was soon preparing for combat in Afghanistan.

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1 CMBG hones warfighting skills on Ex IRON RAM

Wainwright, Alberta  — Much of 1 Canadian Mechanized Brigade Group (1 CMBG) descended on the Wainwright training area in mid-October to participate in Exercise IRON RAM (Ex IRON RAM). With nearly 2000 CAF members representing every 1 CMBG unit, as well as 1 Field Ambulance and 408 Tactical Helicopter Squadron, Ex IRON RAM is 1 CMBG’s largest exercise of 2017.

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Be battle ready and mission ready with FORCE Combat

Ottawa, Ontario — The Canadian Army (CA) is adopting a challenging new fitness objective that better reflects the physical requirements of operations.

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