This time, it was honour instead of victory

Ongoing events and the passage of time have made a mockery of Harper’s use of the word victory to celebrate what was achieved in Libya.

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Governor General David Johnston, Prime Minister Stephen Harper and his wife Laureen on the steps of Parliament at the National Day of Honour on May 9.
Scott Taylor
Published: Wednesday, 05/14/2014 12:00 am EDT
Last Updated: Wednesday, 05/14/2014 12:02 am EDT

On Friday, May 9 the Conservative government staged the first-ever National Day of Honour to commemorate the soldiers and civilians who served in Afghanistan. 

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