Master Cpl. David Tillotson, waves a no pirates flag from the Sea King helicopter of 443 Squadron.

Master Cpl. David Tillotson, waves a no pirates flag from the Sea King helicopter of 443 Squadron.



Jonathan Chalifoux, 23, of Germanville, Quebec, Canada, with the Canadian Army’s 1st Battalion 22nd Royal Regiment, takes cover as a controlled detonation goes off in the background during an operation Sunday, June 26, 2011 in the Panjwaii district of Kandahar province, Afghanistan. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

Jonathan Chalifoux, 23, of Germanville, Quebec, Canada, with the Canadian Army’s 1st Battalion 22nd Royal Regiment, takes cover as a controlled detonation goes off in the background during an operation Sunday, June 26, 2011 in the Panjwaii district of Kandahar province, Afghanistan. (AP Photo/David Goldman)



Soldiers from the Royal 22e Regiment await helicopter extraction during exercise RAFALE BLANCHE.

Soldiers from the Royal 22e Regiment await helicopter extraction during exercise RAFALE BLANCHE.



Soldiers from Oscar Company, 1st Battalion, The Royal Canadian Regiment Battle Group, partnered with Afghan National Security Forces patrol though a grape field outside a small village in the Panjwa’i district.

Soldiers from Oscar Company, 1st Battalion, The Royal Canadian Regiment Battle Group, partnered with Afghan National Security Forces patrol though a grape field outside a small village in the Panjwa’i district.



Soldiers with the Canadian Army’s 1st Battalion Royal 22nd Royal Regiment, patrol at sunrise Sunday, June 26, 2011 in the Panjwaii district of Kandahar province, Afghanistan. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

Soldiers with the Canadian Army’s 1st Battalion Royal 22nd Royal Regiment, patrol at sunrise Sunday, June 26, 2011 in the Panjwaii district of Kandahar province, Afghanistan. (AP Photo/David Goldman)





Canadian Army soldier Sgt. Marc Jorg, 23, of Quebec, Canada, with the1st Battalion Royal 22nd Regiment looks on as Abdulsalam, lower right, brushes his teeth during a search inside a compound on one of their final operations Wednesday, June 29, 2011 in the Panjwaii district of Kandahar province, Afghanistan. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

Canadian Army soldier Sgt. Marc Jorg, 23, of Quebec, Canada, with the1st Battalion Royal 22nd Regiment looks on as Abdulsalam, lower right, brushes his teeth during a search inside a compound on one of their final operations Wednesday, June 29, 2011 in the Panjwaii district of Kandahar province, Afghanistan. (AP Photo/David Goldman)



Canadian Army soldier Cpl. Mathieu Caron, 23, of Quebec, Canada, with the1st Battalion Royal 22nd Regiment searches a room inside a compound during one of their final operations Wednesday, June 29, 2011 in the Panjwaii district of Kandahar province, Afghanistan. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

Canadian Army soldier Cpl. Mathieu Caron, 23, of Quebec, Canada, with the1st Battalion Royal 22nd Regiment searches a room inside a compound during one of their final operations Wednesday, June 29, 2011 in the Panjwaii district of Kandahar province, Afghanistan. (AP Photo/David Goldman)



Brig.-Gen Dean Milner, Commander of Canadian forces in Afghanistan, left, gives a lay of the land to U.S. Army Col. Todd Wood on an observation point as the Canadians prepare to hand over command of the area to the Americans Tuesday, June 28, 2011 on Forward Operating Base Sperwan Ghar in the Panjwaii district of Kandahar province, Afghanistan. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

Brig.-Gen Dean Milner, Commander of Canadian forces in Afghanistan, left, gives a lay of the land to U.S. Army Col. Todd Wood on an observation point as the Canadians prepare to hand over command of the area to the Americans Tuesday, June 28, 2011 on Forward Operating Base Sperwan Ghar in the Panjwaii district of Kandahar province, Afghanistan. (AP Photo/David Goldman)



Soldiers carry the casket of Master Cpl. Francis Roy, a member of the Canadian Army’s special forces regiment, to a waiting aircraft during a ramp ceremony in the early hours Tuesday, June 28, 2011 at Afghanistan’s Kandahar Airfield. Roy was found mortally wounded by fellow soldiers early Saturday at a forward operating base in Kandahar city. His death is still under investigation by military police, but enemy action has been ruled out. (AP Photo/David Goldman

Soldiers carry the casket of Master Cpl. Francis Roy, a member of the Canadian Army’s special forces regiment, to a waiting aircraft during a ramp ceremony in the early hours Tuesday, June 28, 2011 at Afghanistan’s Kandahar Airfield. Roy was found mortally wounded by fellow soldiers early Saturday at a forward operating base in Kandahar city. His death is still under investigation by military police, but enemy action has been ruled out. (AP Photo/David Goldman



Soldiers comfort each other after paying their respects to the casket of Master Cpl. Francis Roy, a member of the Canadian Army’s special forces regiment during a ramp ceremony in the early hours Tuesday, June 28, 2011 at Afghanistan’s Kandahar Airfield. Roy was found mortally wounded by fellow soldiers early Saturday at a forward operating base in Kandahar city. His death is still under investigation by military police, but enemy action has been ruled out. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

Soldiers comfort each other after paying their respects to the casket of Master Cpl. Francis Roy, a member of the Canadian Army’s special forces regiment during a ramp ceremony in the early hours Tuesday, June 28, 2011 at Afghanistan’s Kandahar Airfield. Roy was found mortally wounded by fellow soldiers early Saturday at a forward operating base in Kandahar city. His death is still under investigation by military police, but enemy action has been ruled out. (AP Photo/David Goldman)



Canadian Army’s 1st Battalion 22nd Royal Regiment soldier Sgt. Chris Larochelle, 41, of Quebec, Canada, looks on after soldiers set fire to approximately a thousand pounds of hashish that was discovered in a compound during a joint operation with Canadian and Afghan forces Monday, June 27, 2011 in the Panjwaii district of Kandahar province, Afghanistan. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

Canadian Army’s 1st Battalion 22nd Royal Regiment soldier Sgt. Chris Larochelle, 41, of Quebec, Canada, looks on after soldiers set fire to approximately a thousand pounds of hashish that was discovered in a compound during a joint operation with Canadian and Afghan forces Monday, June 27, 2011 in the Panjwaii district of Kandahar province, Afghanistan. (AP Photo/David Goldman)



Pvt. Jay Mora, of Quebec, Canada, with the Canadian Army’s 1st Battalion 22nd Royal Regiment, dismounts from a light armored vehicle under the moonlight in preparation for an operation Sunday, June 26, 2011, at Forward Operating Base Kyhber in the Panjwaii district of Kandahar province, Afghanistan. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

Pvt. Jay Mora, of Quebec, Canada, with the Canadian Army’s 1st Battalion 22nd Royal Regiment, dismounts from a light armored vehicle under the moonlight in preparation for an operation Sunday, June 26, 2011, at Forward Operating Base Kyhber in the Panjwaii district of Kandahar province, Afghanistan. (AP Photo/David Goldman)



Cpl. Frederic Bouchard, 24, of Quebec, Canada, boards a helicopter at Forward Operating Base Sperwan Ghar with fellow soldiers of the Canadian Army’s 1st Battalion Royal 22nd Regiment to begin their journey home Thursday, June 30, 2011 in the Panjwaii district of Kandahar province, Afghanistan. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

Cpl. Frederic Bouchard, 24, of Quebec, Canada, boards a helicopter at Forward Operating Base Sperwan Ghar with fellow soldiers of the Canadian Army’s 1st Battalion Royal 22nd Regiment to begin their journey home Thursday, June 30, 2011 in the Panjwaii district of Kandahar province, Afghanistan. (AP Photo/David Goldman)



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