Without Committing Forces, Canada Virtue Signals on North Korea

April 23, 2021 (edited for readability) – Today, Minister of Foreign Affairs and the Minister of National Defence, announced that Canada is extending Operation NEON until April 30, 2023. Operation NEON is Canada’s contribution to a coordinated multinational effort to support the implementation of United Nations Security Council (UNSC) sanctions imposed against North Korea. The UNSC sanctions, adopted between 2006…

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Winnipeg Undertaking Two Brief Sanction Patrols

October 6, 2020 – HMCS Winnipeg has transitioned from Operation PROJECTION to Operation NEON, Canada’s contribution to a virtue-signaling brief participation in a coordinated multinational effort to support the implementation of United Nations Security Council (UNSC) sanctions imposed against North Korea. While HMCS Winnipeg and its embarked CH-148 Cyclone helicopter is deployed on Op NEON in the East China Sea…

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