The Arar Inquiry – May 24, 2005 (Part 5 of 5)

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The Arar Inquiry – May 24, 2005 (Part 5 of 5)

The Commission of Inquiry into the Actions of Canadian Officials in Relation to Maher Arar

Witness: Gar Pardy

Commission Counsel Paul J. J. Cavalluzzo continues direct examination of Henry Garfield (Gar) Pardy (former Director General of Consular Affairs, Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade (DFAIT)). Discussion focuses on travel reports concerning the United States issued by DFAIT following Mr. Arar’s deportation to Syria, contact with Mr. Arar’s family, and the actions of Consular Affairs during Mr. Arar’s detention in Syria.