Music | Mar 7, 2013 | 8:15

Dallaire and 'The Blue Berets'

Senator Roméo Dallaire remembers playing a recording of Stompin' Tom Connors' song 'The Blue Berets' to keep up troop morale during the Rwandan genocide

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