The Canadian Press

1994-09-08 | Canadian-detained

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Lissette Barsallo was freed. The 47-year-old Vancouver high school teacher and human rights activist was released from a Peruvian jail almost a week after she was initially cleared of terrorism charges. She had gone to Peru for a three-week holiday with her family. Foreign Affairs spokeswoman Jennifer Sloan in Ottawa announced Barsallo's release.

Date: 1994-09-08
Placeline: Ottawa, ON, Canada
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 14 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << has that been released from detention today in Lima Peru Canadian staff official is what they are and will remain with her until she boards of the flight home this evening from Lima >>

Clip ID: 19940908CPCN001