The Arar Inquiry – May 26, 2005 (Part 4 of 4)

Inquiries on CPAC

The Arar Inquiry – May 26, 2005 (Part 4 of 4)

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

Witness: Gar Pardy

The Commission continues to hear testimony from Henry Garfield (Gar) Pardy (former Director General of Consular Affairs, Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade (DFAIT)). Under cross-examination by Marlys Edwardh (Counsel for Mr. Arar), Mr. Pardy discusses the sharing of supposedly confidential consular information with the Canadian Security Intelligence Service (CSIS) and the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP).