John Ivison: 'Harper Should Rethink Ending Afghan Mission' - Get Ready to Stay Longer Canada

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John Ivison: 'Harper Should Rethink Ending Afghan Mission' - Get Ready to Stay Longer Canada

John Ivison: Harper Should Rethink Ending Afghan Mission

http://fullcomment.nationalpost.com/2010/10/25/john-ivison-harper-should...

"To date the government has managed to side-step a debate on Canada's post-2011 role but it seems Mr Harper may have to be more forthcoming in Lisbon. As one Afghan veteran put it:

'No-one in the employ of the Government of Canada is even allowed to say 2012 out loud. But I've heard that NATO and, more importantly, the US are going to play hard-ball on this