The Arar Inquiry – August 30, 2005 (Part 6 of 6)

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The Arar Inquiry – August 30, 2005 (Part 6 of 6)

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

Witness: Léo Martel

Léo Martel, the former Canadian consul who visited Mr. Arar eight times during Mr. Arar’s detention in Syria, continues testimony. Under examination by Commission Counsel Paul J. J. Cavalluzzo, Mr. Martel speaks about a lawsuit by Mr. Arar. He refers to allegations in the lawsuit as “a big lie.”