In the last decade only 5 Canadians have been arrested for child sex tourism abroad. It’s a dismal number that puts Canada’s record far behind the United States, Great Britain and Australia. Mimi Wells and Yvan Cote went to Cambodia to find out why.
They came carrying cases of frozen meat, downloaded episodes of their favorite TV shows, baby wipes and enough firepower to light up the surrounding mountains for three days. First Platoon, Charlie Company would be spending the next week protecting the only road in Kunar Province from inside of Checkpoint 2.5; a cramped, heavily fortified American outpost.
ASADABAD, Afghanistan — American and Afghan troops have killed at least 115 insurgents as part of a tough fight to gain control of a critical corridor and resupply route to a key American base in northeastern Afghanistan, according to Afghan and American military officers.