Category Archives: military

Trudeau under fire for saying some vets want more than government can afford

The federal Conservatives are demanding Justin Trudeau apologize to veterans after the prime minister said some injured ex-soldiers are asking for more than the federal government can afford.

Trudeau made the comments last week during a townhall event in Edmonton where a wounded veteran accused the prime minister of breaking a key promise from the last election.


Suck On That: Diggers Issued Halal-certified Army Rations

Half of all combat ration pack configurations were to be prepared in accordance with Islamic dietary requirements, even though there were only about 100 Muslims in the entire 50,000+ strong Defence Force. Four menus were to contain meat that had been certified as sacrificed to Allah. The other were two were to be vegetarian options that are naturally halal anyway.

Just so you know, under the new ration plan which was supposedly designed to combat ‘menu fatigue’, ordinary Diggers have less choice of ordinary meals than before. That’s how diversity works.


France vehicle attack leaves at least six soldiers injured

The driver fled the scene and authorities are now searching for the vehicle and the driver. A police spokesperson claims the car deliberately targeted the soldiers but the motive remains unclear.

More… Paris police in desperate hunt for BMW driver who mowed down six soldiers leaving their barracks in suspected terror attack

Update… A man has been shot and arrested by elite police officers on a motorway in northern France is the key suspect after a driver slammed his BMW into soldiers in Paris, injuring six of them in what appeared to be a carefully timed ambush before speeding away.