The Air India Inquiry – November 23, 2007 (Part 2 of 2)

Inquiries on CPAC

The Air India Inquiry – November 23, 2007 (Part 2 of 2)

Commission of Inquiry into the Investigation of the Bombing of Air India Flight 182

Witnesses: Duncan Lane, R. Andrew Ellis, John A. Gillies

Duncan Lane, R. Andrew Ellis, and John A. Gillies of the Canadian Security Intelligence Service (CSIS) testify under direct examination by Commission Counsel Anil Kapoor about CSIS priorities concerning anti-terrorism. The witnesses discuss CSIS intelligence-gathering activities, Integrated National Security Enforcement Teams (INSETs), and procedures for disclosing intelligence to various government agencies. Jacques Shore (Counsel for the Air India Victims’ Families Association) cross-examines the witnesses. A discussion ensues when Commissioner John C. Major takes issue with some of Mr. Shore’s questions. Tracey McCann (Counsel for the Attorney General of Canada) cross-examines the witnesses and the Commissioner asks some brief questions.