Trevor Cadieu left the Canadian navy on April 5, in keeping with the Division of Nationwide Defence. He travelled to Ukraine shortly after with the intention to volunteer for that nation’s navy which is battling a Russian invasion, a number of defence sources confirmed to this newspaper.
The Canadian Forces Nationwide Investigation Service which is investigating Cadieu initially had problem contacting the retired lieutenant-general however has since established communication with him.
Senior Canadian navy leaders have been briefed about Cadieu’s choice to journey to Ukraine, in keeping with sources.
Cadieu didn’t reply to requests for remark from this newspaper.
However Cadieu’s alleged sufferer stated she can not imagine that a person underneath police investigation was allowed to depart the nation. “I discover it surprising,” the girl, who requested to not be recognized for worry of retribution, stated in an interview with this newspaper Thursday. “What’s going on right here?”