Thursday, 4 April 2013

Canadian Armed Forces start major military exercise Nunalivut 2013 in high Artic

The Canadian armed forces has started a major military exercise in high Arctic to showcase its sovereignty in the region, the National Defense Department said on Tuesday, April 2, 2013. Operation Nunalivut 2013 will be held from April 2 to 30 in the northwestern portion of the Arctic Archipelago, extending as far west as Mould Bay, Northwest Territories, and north to Isachsen, Nunavut.
Members of the Port Inspection Dive Team watch as Petty Officer 2nd class Igor Sevic (Left) and Master Seaman Dominic Thibeault rig an ice block in preparation for lifting and removal from a freshly cut dive site on the Dumbbell Bay sea ice during Operation NUNALIVUT 10.

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