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What the Super Hornet Decision Reveals about Canadian Strategic Thinking

What the Super Hornet Decision Reveals about Canadian Strategic Thinking

The question that confronts Canada in this environment is not which is the right fighter for our interests. The question is, “Does Canada realise that the strategic environment is no longer what it was?” The elephant may choose to roll over on the mouse just to make a point. The house might be firebombed from within, again, just to make a point. Canada’s careful, cold-nosed policies on “how little is enough” have become decidedly more difficult.