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Canada joins EUAM Iraq by seconding a senior expert on counter-terrorism.

20/06/2019 - 10:53
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Canada deploys a counter-terrorism expert to EUAM Iraq

Canada is a long-standing contributor to EU civilian CSDP Mission and deploys currently experts also to the EU Advisory Mission in Ukraine, the EU Capacity Building Mission in Mali and EUPOL COPPS , the EU Police and Rule of Law Mission in Palestine.

Canada, Norway, Switzerland and Australia contribute currently to civilian CSDP Missions.

Richard Brown from the Ontario Provincial Police and deployed through the Royal Canadian Mounted Police International Peace Support Operations Program arrived this week in Baghdad to take up work for a better Iraqi future.

Launched in October 2017 on an invitation by the Iraqi government, EUAM advises the Iraqi authorities in the reform of their civilian security sector.