The Canadian Press

2003-11-04 | Canadian-Detained

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Syrian-born Canadian Maher Arar spoke publicly for the first time about the torture he endured after being deported last year from the United States to Syria. At a November 4th Ottawa news conference, Arar described in graphic detail the condition of his prison cell in Syria.

Date: 2003-11-04
Placeline: Ottawa, ON, Canada
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 35 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << it was like a grief exactly like the grief it had no lights it was a three feet wide it was six feet deep four seven feet high there were two blankets two dishes and two bottles one bottle was for water and the other was and the other one was used for urinating during the night nothing else no lights I spent ten months and ten days inside that grief >>

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