James Cudmore covered politics and military affairs for CBC News until Jan. 8, 2016.
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New Afghan detainee abuse allegations prompt military watchdog to investigate
Anonymous allegations that Canada's military police mistreated Afghan detainees five years ago will be investigated by the Military Police Complaints Commission, the agency says.
Niqab debate recalls RCMP turban furor of the '90s
The rhetoric over the niqab in the federal election campaign is serving as a reminder to some Canadians of the furor more than 20 years ago around the turban and its compatibility with Canadian values and the country's dearest institutions.