CBC: A new report from the military’s top doctor finds an “elevated risk” of suicide among soldiers who have served on the front lines in Afghanistan, prompting a call for more action on mental health from Canada’s new defence minister. Click here to read more (external link).
CBC News: A woman from Regina, Canada worked with a group of community members to bring a student’s family to Canada.
Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty November 05, 2015 An Afghan-born woman who came to Canada as a refugee has been sworn in as the country’s minister of democratic institutions. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau elevated parliamentary deputy Maryam Monsef to his 31-member cabinet on November 4, making her the youngest minister. The single, 30-year-old woman says she