Canadians are proud contributors to international peace and security. Eric Jackson tells the story of Sgt Donnie McDonald, an Imagery Technician deployed to Latvia for over seven months as part of Operation REASSURANCE.
Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg is set to outline the NATO 2030 initiative to the 30 NATO member countries next week. In prep, Eric Jackson highlights the NATO 2030 Young Leaders’ recommendations on how to strengthen the Alliance.
As NATO nations battle over “burden sharing,” Arjun Singh explores the ‘2%’ spending rule and Donald Trump’s record on ensuring allies meet it.
Lionel Widmer discusses the Canadian and NATO military presence in Latvia and whether the force should be increases or decreased.
A comprehensive overview of NATO, and particularly Canada’s role, in reassuring its Eastern European allies.
The Sukwali Gap is described as point of vulnerability that would risk isolating Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania from its NATO allies if seized by Russia. Recent exercises by NATO forces along this border underscore the need to expand defence operations beyond physical geography.
We are having the wrong conversation about Canadian defence spending.
As Canada continues to prepare for leading a major NATO mission in Latvia. Here are 6 things you should know.
Canada has been criticized for not contributing enough money to international defence, but do defence expenditures truly reflect Canada’s contribution.
As Canada gears up to lead major NATO operations in the Baltics, what is at stake for involved actors?