The Arar Inquiry – June 14, 2005 (Part 7 of 7)

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The Arar Inquiry – June 14, 2005 (Part 7 of 7)

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

Witness: Franco Pillarella

Franco Pillarella, the former Canadian Ambassador to Syria, continues testimony. Commission Counsel Paul J. J. Cavalluzzo conducts direct examination, with questions focusing on consular visits between Léo Martel and Mr. Arar, on conflicting messages sent to the Syrians by Canadian agencies, and on Mr. Arar’s anticipated trial in Syria.