Omar Khadr Return to Canada

If Detained Abroad, Would Canada Defend You?

Irwin Cotler | Posted 12.18.2012 | Canada Politics
Irwin Cotler

The recent repatriation of Omar Khadr has demonstrated yet again that serious concerns remain about Canada's approach when its citizens are detained abroad. The rights of too many Canadians have been or continue to be violated in foreign countries, and Canadian governments have regrettably been inconsistent defenders of those rights. The Conservative record on Canadians detained abroad is deeply troubling, and it constitutes the aggravation of a problem that has existed for too long, under Liberal governments as well.

Doubts Cast On Khadr's Convictions

CP | Colin Perkel, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.17.2012 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - A new American court ruling in favour of Osama bin Laden's driver has cast a shadow on the validity of Omar Khadr's war crimes convictions, ...

U.S. Didn't Have To Pressure Canada On Khadr: Ambassador

CP | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.01.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The United States didn't have to pressure Canada to repatriate convicted terrorist Omar Khadr from its Cuban military prison, American envoy ...

Back To School?

CBC | Posted 11.30.2012 | Canada Alberta

An Edmonton educator who has spent nearly two years tutoring Omar Khadr says the prisoner should be given the chance to re-enter society and that her ...

Omar Khadr: 'Desperate' To Be A Normal Canadian?

CP | Colin Perkel, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.30.2012 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - Hours after a disbelieving Omar Khadr arrived in Canada following his 10 years in the notorious U.S. prison in Guantanamo Bay, among his fir...

Canada Blames U.S. For Khadr Transfer Delay

CP | Colin Perkel, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.12.2012 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - New court documents show the Canadian government is defending itself against allegations it is deliberately dragging its feet in allowing Om...

TWITTER REACTS: Omar Khadr Returning To Canada

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 11.12.2012 | Canada Politics

The fight to bring Omar Khadr back to Canada is ending, but the debate about whether that's in Canada's best interests is still raging. When Huffin...

Althia Raj

Omar Khadr Coming Back To Canada | Althia Raj | Posted 09.13.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA — Convicted war criminal Omar Khadr will be back in Canada before winter, ending a diplomatic logjam with the United States after a controver...

Omar Khadr Called 'Manipulative' In Report

CP | Colin Perkel, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.25.2012 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - Guantanamo Bay detainee Omar Khadr tends to blame others for his problems and comes across as defensive and manipulative, a military psychol...

Ottawa Receives Transfer Application From Omar Khadr

CP | Colin Perkel, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.18.2012 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - Convicted Canadian war criminal Omar Khadr, who became a poster child for the excesses of the war on terror, is a significant step closer to...