The Lessons of the Somalia Affair : Executive SummaryBook - 1997
Report of the Commission of Inquiry into the Deployment of Canadian Forces to SomaliaThis five volume report contains the commissioner's views, findings and recommendations on the many issues specified in their terms of reference from the government of Canada. The mandate was to inquire into and report on such matters as the chain of command, leadership, accountability, and disciplinary issues within the Canadian military, suitability of units for employment and deployment, mission planning, selection and screening of personnel, training, operational readiness, the rules of engagement, the military justice system, and more. It also contains considerable narrative detail and analysis of the decisions leading up to the Somalia mission and the events of March 4, 1993 when one Somali civilian was killed and another was wounded.
Publisher: Ottawa : The Commission, c1997.
Characteristics: 82, 90 p.