September 2019 - This promise is kept in full since the Canadian government has continued to contribute to NATO missions throughout its mandate.
November 15, 2018 - "The Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) has members serving on Operation REASSURANCE in Central and Eastern Europe. They are there as part of NATO assurance and deterrence measures. These measures aim to reinforce NATO’s collective defence. It also shows the strength of Allied solidarity." - Operation REASSURANCE - National Defence Canada
March 22, 2017 - "As a leading member of NATO, Canada has always deployed our troops and equipment when and where they are needed most. In July 2016, the Prime Minister announced Canada would lead a robust multinational NATO battlegroup in Latvia as part of the Alliance’s enhanced Forward Presence in Eastern Europe—Canada’s largest sustained military presence in Europe in more than a decade— at a cost of $348.6 million over three years. In addition, Canada has renewed Operation UNIFIER, its support for Ukraine’s efforts to maintain sovereignty, security and stability, at a cost of $29 million per year for two years." - Building a strong middle class, Budget 2017-2018, p.183 - Government of Canada
July 08, 2016 - "With Exercise PRECISE RESPONSE 2016, Canada continues to honour commitments made at the 2002 NATO Summit in Prague, providing our NATO allies a safe and secure site for CBRN training. Building on the experience gained through prior NATO exercises, Exercise PRECISE RESPONSE has participants facing biological, chemical, and radiological emergency situations using live agents in a controlled environment." - Ex PRECISE RESPONSE: Canada, NATO allies and partners perfect their skills against chemical, biological and radiological agents - National Defence / Canadian Armed Forces
February 10, 2016 - "Defence Minister Harjit S. Sajjan today met with U.S. Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter ahead of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) Defence Ministers Meeting in Brussels, Belgium. During their first official meeting, Minister Sajjan committed to working with his counterpart on strengthening cooperation in a number of areas of mutual interest, including through their active participation in NORAD and NATO." - Readout Statement of Minister Sajjan's Meeting with U.S. Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter - Government of Canada