The Canadian Press

2016-02-08 | Cda ISIL

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Canada's fighter jets will end their fight in Iraq and Syria within two weeks, and be replaced by what the Liberal government is calling an expanded mission focused on training local security forces and helping to rebuild the shattered region. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says providing aid to the region will be a key component of the new mission. (Trudeau says Canada learned the hard way during 10 years in Afghanistan that airstrike operations, while useful in the short term for "military and territorial gains," do not on their own result in long-term stability.)

Date: 2016-02-08
Placeline: OTTAWA.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 23 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << we will work with our International Partners to deliver 840 million dollars in humanitarian assistance over the next three years this means children women men and whole families being provided with water food shelter Health Care sanitation and hygiene protection and education >>