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JTF-2 operator pleaded guilty after stealing military gear and selling them online

The elite Canadian SOF unit JTF-2 is exposed to a public scandal after it was acknowledged that one of its soldiers have stolen military gear and sold it online. The soldier, who was identified as Cpl. Pedro Collier faces...

Canadian armored truck operated by Special Forces stolen in Iraq

In the peak of the battle to retake city of Mosul in early, 2017, norther Iraq was a dangerous neighborhood. No one was safe there, even broken-down wrecks. For Canadian SOF command (CANSOFCOM) we will call this case as...

Canadian Paratrooper Dies During ‘Swift Response 2019’ in Bulgaria

A Canadian paratrooper died and two US soldiers and another Canadian were injured during a low-altitude parachute jump during the US-led Swift Response 2019 military exercises near Plovdiv in Bulgaria. The accident in which a Canadian paratrooper died happened during...

Canadian Forces to recruit elite, special-forces soldiers right off the street

The Canadian Special Forces Command is considering whether to recruit elite special-forces operators straight off the street rather than forcing them to follow the traditional route of first spending several years in regular military units. The newest idea, which is...

The life and death of Erin Doyle

“He died pulling the trigger. He died screaming into the face of the enemy.” The Canadian army has a policy on facial hair. Mustaches are OK, but beards are pretty much forbidden without medical cause and even then growing anything...

Joint Task Force 2 – JTF2

A squad of elite warriors in the Canadian Forces (CF) is working under the name of Joint Task Force 2 or just JTF2. Their operations include counter-terrorism operations and armed assistance to other government departments in a military manner. JTF2 is...
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Point Blank 19-8 integrates ISR, Special Operations

The 48th Fighter Wing, in partnership with the Royal Air Force, hosted Point Blank exercise. It lasted from 19-8 Nov. 14, 2019. Additional aircraft...

INVISIO receives follow-up order for SEK 25 million from its new customer, the Belgian army

In partnership with Thales Belgium INVISIO has received an expected follow-up order from the Belgian army for communication and hearing protection systems. The order...

British Army ordered a new contingent of Boxer MRAVs

The British Defence Secretary has proclaimed that the British Army will get more than 500 Boxer 8x8 high mobility, network-enabled armored vehicles. The primary...

Navy SEAL Robert Ryan Guzzo: His Story

Rob led a life of dedication to his family, friends, Seal Team 5 and his country. Rob graduated from Portsmouth High School in 1997...