M. Denis Coderre, the Liberal Party of Canada’s defence critic, is wrong. We are not talking about his “fact finding” mission in Afghanistan – the one about which he says no facts can be allowed to change his or his party’s position about the need for Canada to withdraw from combat operations in February 2009. We are talking about this:
"We're not abandoning the Afghan people. There might be another way at the military level to help them … But we believe about the combat mission that rotation [out of a combat role] is in order … If we say there is a rotation, we don't have to be shy. We did a great job for three years."
(Source: The National Post, 9 Oct 07 - http://www.canada.com/nationalpost/news/world/story.html?id=5099503e-bf8d-4e19-9cba-e055c057ffc0 ) Continue reading "M. Coderre is Wrong"