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Terrorism / Arar's Story #741461

CNN Evening News for Monday, Nov 10, 2003
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(Studio: Aaron Brown) Report introduced.

(Ottawa: Susan Candiotti) The story of Syrian-Canadian Maher Arar%, who got caught up in the American war on terrorism & was imprisoned & tortured in Syria, presented; details given about his ordeal that started in 2002. [ARARĀ - describes what happened when he was detained at the airport & questioned by the FBI, kept in a detention center in Brooklyn; recounts Syria refusing to take him & then torturing him; says branding a person as a terrorist can destroy his life.] [Retired Canadian consular affairs CHIEF- says it was an American action to deport Arar to Syria.]

Reporter(s):
Brown, Aaron;
Candiotti, Susan
Duration:
00:04:20

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