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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting No. 91
Thursday, April 19, 2018, 8:45 a.m. to 10:41 a.m.
Stephen Fuhr, Chair (Liberal)

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• Martin Auger, Analyst
• Stéphanie Le Saux-Farmer, Analyst
Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development
• Mark Gwozdecky, Assistant Deputy Minister, International Security and Political Affairs
• Jeff Senior, Deputy Director, Peace Operations, Stabilization and Conflict Policy Division
Department of National Defence
• LGen Stephen J. Bowes, Commander, Canadian Joint Operations Command
• MGen A. D. Meinzinger, Director of Staff, Strategic Joint Staff
• MGen Derek Joyce, Director General, International Security Policy
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2) and the motion adopted by the Committee on Thursday, March 23, 2017, the Committee commenced its study of Canada’s contributions to international peacekeeping.

Mark Gwozdecky and LGen Stephen J. Bowes made statements and, with the other witnesses, answered questions.

At 10:35 a.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 10:38 a.m., the sitting resumed in camera.

The Committee proceeded to the consideration of matters related to Committee business.

It was agreed, — That the Committee invite the Minister of National Defence to appear at the earliest opportunity on the Main Estimates 2018-19.

It was agreed, — That the Committee not travel to Petawawa, Ontario regarding its study of Canada’s Involvement in NATO.

At 10:41 a.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Elizabeth Kingston
Clerk of the Committee