Canada in the Post-War World
       North American Defence
Canada’s NATO Commitment
When Canada joined NATO it made a serious military
commitment, agreeing to keep a full army briga...
North American Defence
At first, it seemed that if
hostilities broke out, Europe
would be the battleground
Soon, with the d...
Cold War 2 Norad, UN
Cold War 2 Norad, UN
Cold War 2 Norad, UN
Cold War 2 Norad, UN
Cold War 2 Norad, UN
Cold War 2 Norad, UN
Cold War 2 Norad, UN
Cold War 2 Norad, UN
Cold War 2 Norad, UN
Cold War 2 Norad, UN
Cold War 2 Norad, UN
Cold War 2 Norad, UN
Cold War 2 Norad, UN
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Cold War 2 Norad, UN

  1. 1. Canada in the Post-War World North American Defence
  2. 2. Canada’s NATO Commitment When Canada joined NATO it made a serious military commitment, agreeing to keep a full army brigade and several air squadrons in Europe Canadian ships and aircraft tracked the movements of Soviet submarines and participated regularly in military exercises with NATO allies Most significantly, by joining NATO, Canada had to adapt its defence policy to those of its allies
  3. 3. North American Defence At first, it seemed that if hostilities broke out, Europe would be the battleground Soon, with the development of long-range bombers capable of carrying warheads to distant targets, North America became vulnerable

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