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Ladies and Gentlemen, The Queen.

It seems very proper that on the eve of Canada’s Victoria Day long weekend, Buckingham Palace has included Winnipeg on our Queen’s itinerary during her Canadian visit this June and July.

Queen Elizabeth II

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Canada sending DART to help in Haiti

As the dust begins to settle in Haiti after the catastrophic earthquakes that devastated the already impoverished country, Canada has announced that it is sending in its élite military Disaster Assistance Response Team (DART).

Dart Team in Action

It was announced today that the advance DART team is in Haiti assessing the situation and quickly planning for the arrival of the main force.   The mission in Haiti, code-named: Operation Hamlet, will consist of four goals.

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