Muayyed Nureddin

Feds To Compensate Canadians Who Were Tortured In Syria

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.17.2017 | Canada Politics

There was no immediate word about when the settlement would be announced.

Canada Must Finally Take A Stand Against Torture

Monia Mazigh | Posted 05.04.2016 | Canada Politics
Monia Mazigh

The Canadian Foreign Affairs Minister, Stéphane Dion, recently declared that Canada "should join this important protocol" -- the United Nations' Protocol against Torture. More than a decade after it was initially passed, Canada is still sitting on the bench and watching cases after cases of torture happening.

Border Pact Puts Personal Security At Risk: Watchdog

CP | Jim Bronskill, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.29.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The perimeter security deal puts the personal information of Canadians at risk because in some cases it allows the United States to pass that...

Feds Dismiss UN's Torture Claim

CP | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.07.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The federal government used an Ottawa courtroom Thursday to fire back at United Nations criticism that Canada was "complicit" in a human righ...

Canada Accused Of 'Complicity' In Torture In UN Report

CBC | Posted 08.01.2012 | Canada

In a biting report issued Friday, the United Nations Committee Against Torture condemns what it calls Canadian "complicity" in torture and human right...