The Canadian Press

2008-08-20 | Afghan Canada Deaths

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On August 29th, three Canadian soldiers were killed in a bombing in Kandahar province. Sergeant Shawn Eades, Sapper Stephan John Stock and Corporal Dustin Wasden were members of the 12 Field Squadron, 1st Combat Engineer Regiment based in Edmonton. Brigadier-General Denis Thompson said the Taliban was getting more aggressive -- but said it was failing in its effort to undermine the resolve of Canadian troops to help the Afghan people.

Date: 2008-08-20
Placeline: KANDAHAR, Afghanistan.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 18 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << I just come I just come from the field because our soldiers believe in this Mission they know what this is all about and at the end of the day the Taliban are against things are not for anyting there against human rights against education there against Healthcare against women there just against human decency >>