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2,604NewsTBI05-09-2020A 'deafening silence': Canada still struggles with the Second World War's legacy, says historianA 'deafening silence': Canada still struggles with the Second World War's legacy, says historian

Murray Brewster · CBC News ·
Posted: Sep 02, 2020 4:00 AM ET | Last Updated: September 2

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Tim Cook argues Canadians have a blind spot when it comes to their role in a war that changed the world


Col. Lawrence Cosgrave (right),.......
2,603NewsDU/Metals/Chem21-08-2020ABC Far North Ex-soldiers say potential COVID-19 drug triggered depression, memory lossABC Far North Ex-soldiers say potential COVID-19 drug triggered depression, memory loss

ABC Far North / By Marian Faa
Posted ThuThursday 13 AugAugust 2020 at 2:28pm, updated ThuThursday 13 AugAugust 2020 at 9:07pm

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Glen Norton blames the anti-malaria drug he was given in the military for his health issues.(ABC Far North: Ma.......
2,602NewsVeteran Ombudsman17-08-2020Federal restrictions hurting ombudsman’s ability to help veterans: ReportFederal restrictions hurting ombudsman’s ability to help veterans: Report

Aug 17, 2020 6:10 AM

Lee Berthiaume, The Canadian Press
This report by The Canadian Press was first published Aug. 17, 2020.

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OTTAWA — The veterans ombudsman’s office is hoping a new report flagging problems with the watchdog’s limited authority .......
2,600NewsBureaucracy25-06-2020UPDATED: 16 JUL 2020 Twice-forgotten soldier sues Veterans Affairs over 'abandoned' case file Critics say Charles Scott's case describes an overwhelmed VAC unable to keep up with veterans' pleas for helpTwice-forgotten soldier sues Veterans Affairs over 'abandoned' case file

Critics say Charles Scott's case describes an overwhelmed VAC unable to keep up with veterans' pleas for help

Murray Brewster · CBC News ·
Posted: Jun 23, 2020 4:00 AM ET | Last Updated: June 23

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Former master corporal Charles Scott in Kabul in 200.......
2,599NewsOSI10-04-2020Armed Forces reports 20 military suicides last year, largest number since 2014Armed Forces reports 20 military suicides last year, largest number since 2014

The Canadian Press
Published Wednesday, April 8, 2020 2:44PM EDT Last Updated Wednesday, April 8, 2020 5:28PM EDT

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A Canadian flag patch is shown on the shoulder of a member of the Canadian forces in Trenton, Ont., on Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014. Cana.......
2,598NewsBureaucracy08-04-2020Feds asked to automatically approve veterans' claims backlog amid COVID-19 fearsFeds asked to automatically approve veterans' claims backlog amid COVID-19 fears

The Canadian Press Staff
Published Thursday, April 2, 2020 4:34AM EDT ; Last Updated Thursday, April 2, 2020 5:21AM EDT

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OTTAWA -- One of Canada's largest veterans' organizations is urging the federal government to automatically approve the roug.......
2,597NewsDisability Benefits26-03-2020Federal Court rules in favour of injured veteran's class-action suitFederal Court rules in favour of injured veteran's class-action suit

The Canadian Press
March 24, 2020 03:44 PM

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A Canadian flag sits on a members of Canadian forces that are leaving from CFB Trenton, in Trenton, Ont., on Oct. 16, 2014. Thousands of injured veterans could be in line for payments from the federal government af.......
2,596NewsDU/Metals/Chem24-03-2020Canadian doctors urge caution on repurposing malaria medication to fight COVID-19 Canada part of a global study launched by the WHO to look into the use of chloroquine and other existing drugsCanadian doctors urge caution on repurposing malaria medication to fight COVID-19
Canada part of a global study launched by the WHO to look into the use of chloroquine and other existing drugs

Amina Zafar · CBC News ·
Posted: Mar 24, 2020 4:00 AM ET | Last Updated: March 24

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The drug, which treats malaria, has shown some ef.......
2,595NewsBudget/Financing10-03-2020Veterans never saw the $105 million promised to them by Trudeau in 2019 Trudeau has shut down veterans’ calls for more funding in the past and has fought veterans in court. Veterans never saw the $105 million promised to them by Trudeau in 2019
Trudeau has shut down veterans’ calls for more funding in the past and has fought veterans in court.

by True North Wire
February 1, 2020

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Veterans did not see a penny of the $105 million promised to them by Justin Trudeau last year.

The sum remained.......
2,594NewsOSI04-03-2020Ombudsman calls for national consultations, plan for supporting veteransOmbudsman calls for national consultations, plan for supporting veterans

The Canadian Press
Lee Berthiaume
February 21, 2020 1:53 PM EST Last Updated February 21, 2020 4:23 PM EST

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Lt.-Col. Craig Dalton, chief of staff for Task Force Kandahar, tells reporters that Canada has given command of Kandahar city to the U.S., Thur.......