The Canadian Press

1999-02-10 | Hussein-Canada

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The Canadian Forces took the blame for the prime minister not making it to Jordan for King Hussein's funeral. Chief of Defense Staff General Maurice Baril (bah-REE') said the Forces didn't plan properly and he took full personal responsibility for the mix-up.

Date: 1999-02-10
Placeline: Ottawa, ON, Canada
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 21 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << the fact of the matter is that we have the knack graph on fourteen hours standby not on the mid yet stand by however in hindsight given the very short notification of the death of king Hussein and the limited time available to make the transit to a man it became fairly impossible for the prime minister to have made it in time >>

Clip ID: 19990210CPCN002