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Canada’s COVID-19 vaccine rollout unlikely to be slowed over Fortin’s resignation: expert

Halifax teachers breathe a ‘sigh of relief’ over shift to online learning, union president says

An expert in military affairs says the sudden departure of the military official in charge of Canada’s COVID-19 vaccine rollout is unlikely to have any impact on the high-profile operation. Christian Leuprecht, a professor at Queen’s University in Kingston, Ont., says the reassignment Friday of Maj-Gen. Dany Fortin won’t …

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COMMENTARY: How the coronavirus crisis is bad news for Canada’s military budget – National

COMMENTARY: How the coronavirus crisis is bad news for Canada’s military budget - National

After COVID-19, will Canada ever buy new fighter jets, new warships or new submarines? Probably not in your lifetime. Will Canada ever pay its multi-billion-dollar share for new northern warning radars or continental ballistic missile defence? Highly unlikely for a very long time. Will Canada ever come close to honouring …

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Canadian military on war footing in case of COVID-19 crisis call – National

Canadian military on war footing in case of COVID-19 crisis call - National

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted March 27, 2020 5:38 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ The Canadian Armed Forces is being put on a war footing as it prepares to be thrown into the COVID-19 …

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