Colin Perkel (@Perkel) is a senior journalist with The Canadian Press, where he has spent 25+ years. He has carried out a wide variety of assignments over the years, including six months over three tours with the Canadian Forces in Afghanistan. He has covered national security issues, courts, politics, and military commission proceedings in Guantanamo Bay. He has also reported from Germany, South Africa, Grenada and the U.S. He routinely works in five media: print, radio, video, photography and social.