Below is my statement in regards to Admiral Art McDonald. pic.twitter.com/Qlvtl8XdsM
— Harjit Sajjan (@HarjitSajjan) February 25, 2021
CBC: Canada's new defence chief Admiral Art McDonald steps aside amid investigation
McDonald was appointed just over 2 months ago
Canada's new top military commander, Admiral Art McDonald, has voluntarily stepped aside as he is investigated by the Canadian Forces National Investigation Service on unspecified allegations.
Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan posted a statement just after 11 p.m. Wednesday stating he was informed of the situation and takes allegations of misconduct seriously.
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WNU Editor: Admiral Art MacDonald was sworn in on January 14 to replace retiring General Jonathan Vance, who is also under investigation over allegations of inappropriate behavior towards two women (which he denies). Two top military officers being put aside over allegations of misconduct within two months!!! If there was ever a definition for bad leadership, this is it.
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