The Canadian Press

2016-05-30 | Canadian Detained UAE

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A Canadian man imprisoned in the United Arab Emirates has been acquitted of all charges in what his family and human rights advocates have called an unjust case. But Salim Alaradi's Canadian lawyer Paul Champ says while the legal victory is "incredible," his client has yet to be released from custody. (Alaradi had returned to the UAE in 2007 to run a business and was arrested in August 2014 while on vacation with his family in Dubai.)

Date: 2016-05-30
Placeline: OTTAWA.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 10 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << although it's a very happy day and we're all quite elated you know we won't won't be able to completely celebrate until he's on a plane and is reunited with his family >>