So Close, Yet So Far: Canada, Australia, and the Risk of International Comparisons

CDA Institute guest contributor Matthew Ritchie, an MA student from University of Ottawa, examines the dangers of comparing Canadian defence requirements to Australia’s. 2016 witnessed a wide-​ranging public debate on Canadian defence policy at a level not seen in decades. Inspired by the new government’s Defence Policy Review, changes in Canada’s participation in NATO reassurance missions, the fight against ISIS, and continued uncertainty […]