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News in Review - November 2016 The Torture Files: Canada's Involvement in Acts of Rendition

Canadians tortured abroad — sent by their own government and national police force: many would consider it unthinkable. Yet, after 9-11 both Canada’s spy agency (CSIS) and the RCMP were complicit in helping arrest and render Canadians for torture. In this special investigation for CBC, Terence McKenna, reveals the stories of three Canadian men and their accounts of torture and ...
  • 2016
  • 00:15:56
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 11/23/2016

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Enquête Torture en Syrie : le Canada complice

Après l'effondrement des tours à New York en septembre 2001, les services de sécurité canadiens sont aux aguets. Trois hommes sont sous surveillance au Canada. Ils seront plus tard arrêtés, torturés et faussement accusés de terrorisme en Syrie. Ils demandent aujourd'hui des comptes au gouvernement canadien.
  • 2016
  • 00:43:12
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 09/23/2016

The Current Iacobucci Report on Detention and Torture

Anna Maria Tremonti’s guests discuss Justice Frank Iacobucci’s final, supplementary report into the detention and torture of Canadian citizen Ahmad El Maati. Mr. El Maati is a Canadian citizen who, in 2001, was detained while in Syria for his wedding. He was jailed, interrogated and tortured in prisons in Syria and Egypt. He has never been charged with anything in any ...
  • 2010
  • 00:21:59
  • 15-17
  • Added on: 10/05/2015