September 2019 - Throughout its mandate, the Trudeau government remained committed and engaged in NATO assurance measures in this region.
June 19, 2019 - “The construction of this purpose-built headquarters is a clear and unambiguous demonstration of our commitment to this mission. It will allow us to be more effective in the accomplishment of our tasks, facilitating interactions with all of our teammates in the region. I would like to thank our gracious hosts from Latvia who have greatly enabled our success thus far while this project has been in development. This building will help us, our eFP partner nations, and our Latvian allies grow together for improving our capacity to assist in the defense of Latvia and the promotion of stability in the region.” - Canadian Armed Forces Break Ground for New Headquarters Building in Latvia - National Defence Canada
June 17, 2019 - "This deployment is part of Operation REASSURANCE, and Canada’s contribution to NATO regional maritime security operations and assurance measures in the Mediterranean region and the Black Sea." - Canada assumes command of Standing NATO Maritime Group Two - National Defence Canada
January 08, 2016 - "The Royal Canadian Navy frigate Her Majesty’s Canadian Ship (HMCS) Fredericton officially joined Standing NATO Maritime Forces in the eastern Mediterranean Sea today as part of Operation REASSURANCE, Canada’s support to NATO assurance measures in Central and Eastern Europe." - HMCS Fredericton replaces HMCS Winnipeg in support of Operation REASSURANCE - Government of Canada
January 07, 2016 - "A fresh batch of Canadian military trainers is about to deploy to eastern Europe, and the outgoing commander says his soldiers took a lot of their own notes in addition to handing out assignments to Ukrainian troops." - Fresh batch of Canadian military trainers headed to Ukraine - Global News
October 20, 2015 - "Canada is deploying approximately 200 CAF personnel to Ukraine until March 31, 2017. CAF members will come from all parts of Canada, depending on the skillset and capability that they bring to the conduct of a particular training program." Operation UNIFIER - National Defence and the Canadian Armed Forces
October 20, 2015 - "The CAF response in support of NATO’s request for enhanced assurance measures promotes security and stability in Central and Eastern Europe […] The Canadian Armed Forces are committed to promoting global security and maintaining transatlantic partnerships by providing modern, deployable capabilities and highly trained personnel to allied efforts." Operation REASSURANCE - National Defence and the Canadian Armed Forces Website