Operation Friction: A shift for the Canadian Armed Forces

This past weekend Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) bases and wings marked Operation Friction in varies ways. The operation was Canada’s contribution to the liberation of Kuwait and the Gulf War.

At the ceremony held at Garrison Petawawa 2 Canadian Mechanized Brigade Group Commander Colonel Conrad Mialkowski explained how the operation contributed to a shift in missions for the CAF.





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Cyndi Mills - Owner | Publisher CMF Magazine

Admittedly the Queen of Typos, Cyndi Mills strives for none, but one or two always seems to slip in. She apologizes! Over the last 29 years Cyndi has had the opportunity to move around the country with her husband, Scott and their four children. Having lived in Chilliwack, Edmonton, London, and Petawawa. She stumbled into the world of journalism by accident – looking for a career that could give her the flexibility to work from home to be with her children and support her husband's military career. Cyndi is also a military parent as her two oldest children are in the military. Raising her third and fourth teenagers, she tries to keep sane by walking, gardening, writing, and spending time with her family while running Canadian Military Family Magazine.

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