Omar Khadr

Type: Person
Name: Omar Khadr
Date of Birth: 19/09/1986
Place of Birth: Toronto, Canada
Nationality: Pakistan
Fact Sheet: Biography for Omar Khadr
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 3 reports

Columnist: Khadr a 'good kid'

Did a Globe and Mail columnist forget that Omar Khadr is a convicted terrorist? ... [Published Nipawin Journal - Jul 31 2014]
Entities: Omar Khadr, Terrorists
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 1 reports

Full Pundit: Is this as bad as it gets for Alison Redford?

You can’t argue with sunlight You can complain about the execution and the paternalistic rhetoric all you like, says the Edmonton Journal‘s Paula Simons , but it’s tough to fault the unfolding outcome of the First Nations Financial Transparency ... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Jul 31 2014]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 1 reports

Family keeps hope alive for son, daughter-in-law kidnapped by Taliban

When your life suddenly revolves around a kidnapping there is much dark humour, but the Boyle family refuses give up on their son, Joshua, and his wife, Caitlan.There is the sound of distant construction, the tapping of nails on the wood floor as the ... [Published South Africa Genration Next - Jul 31 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 2 reports

Omar Khadr’s lawyer rips federal government

@*@ SingleOmar Khadr as he looked in in an Edmonton courtroom, Sept. 23, 2013 in an artist's sketch.Photo Credit: Canadian Press / Amanda McRoberts By Terry Haig | english@rcinet.caWednesday 30 July, 2014 ,No Comments ↓Omar Khadr’s defence attorney says ... [Published Radio Canada International - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 1 reports

Battle to move Khadr from Bowden heading to Supreme Court

01:03 pm |BY PAUL EVERESTPhoto courtesy of the Free Omar Khadr Now CampaignOmar Khadr is currently incarcerated at the Bowden Institution. CLICK ON PHOTO FOR LARGER IMAGEview all photos (-count-)Whether or not the Bowden Institution's most infamous resident ... [Published Olds Albertan - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

The Conservatives are a ‘cruel and unusual’ government

Gerald Caplan is an African scholar, former NDP organizer and a regular panelist on CBC’s Power and Politics.When Justice Anne Mactavish of the Federal Court struck down the Harper government’s policy to slash medical care for refugees earlier this month, ... [Published Globe and Mail - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

July 25: Omar Khadr’s words – and other letters to the editor

Re Let Him Speak (editorial, July 24): In a vibrant democracy, the public and the media are free to negotiate their arrangements with each other. If the Harper government successfully intervenes in this relationship to block Omar Khadr’s access to reporters, ... [Published Globe and Mail - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 3 reports

Let Omar Khadr speak - The Globe and Mail

Over the past decade and a half, a lot of people have had their say on the case of Omar Khadr. The one person we haven’t heard from is Mr. Khadr himself. And the Conservative government is fighting to keep it that way.Mr. Khadr spent a decade in American ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 10 reports

Omar Khadr seeking the right to tell his story to reporters

Former Guantanamo detainee Omar Khadr is fighting the federal government and the Canadian corrections system for a chance to speak to the news media for the first time.Jailed since he was 15 over war crimes in Afghanistan, the 27-year-old – denounced ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 7 reports

Khadr to remain in federal prison

14:14The defence, the feds and the Alberta government agree: Omar Khadr should stay in federal prison.TweeterGet LinkMore Straight talk and hard news Videos ... [Published Sun News - Jul 18 2014]
First reported Jul 12 2014 - Updated Jul 13 2014 - 4 reports

Ottawa’s cruel treatment of Omar Khadr must stop

Not only does Ottawa still defend Omar Khadr’s farcical conviction at Guantanamo Bay, it also wants to see him serve an adult sentence . Luckily, the courts have more sense.On Tuesday, the Alberta Court of Appeal ruled that the eight-year sentence Khadr ... [Published Toronto Star Online - Jul 13 2014]
First reported Jul 08 2014 - Updated Jul 09 2014 - 25 reports

Canada appeals court rules Khadr must be transferred from federal prison

[JURIST] The Alberta Court of Appeals [official website] ruled [text] Tuesday in favor of former Guantanamo Bay inmate Omar Khadr [BBC profile; JURIST news archive], ordering that he be transferred from a federal penitentiary to a provincial correctional ... [Published ACQ Magazine - Jul 09 2014]

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Halifax woman contacts police over apparent bre... [Published Metro Canada - 18 hours ago]
Columnist: Khadr a 'good kid' [Published Nipawin Journal - Jul 31 2014]
Full Pundit: Is this as bad as it gets for Alis... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Jul 31 2014]
Columnist: Khadr a 'good kid' [Published Sun News - Jul 31 2014]
Omar Khadr is a ‘good kid’ – not a bogeyman [Published Globe and Mail - Jul 31 2014]
Family keeps hope alive for son, daughter-in-la... [Published South Africa Genration Next - Jul 31 2014]
Omar Khadr’s lawyer rips federal government [Published Radio Canada International - Jul 30 2014]
Latest to Fall under Harper's Muzzle: Omar Khadr [Published TheTyee.ca - Jul 30 2014]
Battle to move Khadr from Bowden heading to Sup... [Published Olds Albertan - Jul 29 2014]
Who was behind downing of Flight MH17? [Published Toronto Star Online - Jul 26 2014]
The Conservatives are a ‘cruel and unusual’ gov... [Published Globe and Mail - Jul 25 2014]
July 25: Omar Khadr’s words – and other letters... [Published Globe and Mail - Jul 25 2014]
Full Pundit: Conservative foreign policy is the... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Jul 24 2014]
Poland ordered to pay damages to suspected terr... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Jul 24 2014]
Let Khadr speak to Canadians [Published Waterloo Region Record - Jul 24 2014]
Let Omar Khadr speak - The Globe and Mail [Published DailyMe.Com - Jul 24 2014]
Why is Ottawa preventing media access to Omar K... [Published Toronto Star Online - Jul 24 2014]
Omar Khadr requests opportunity to speak with t... [Published Radio Canada International - Jul 23 2014]
Omar Khadr seeking the right to tell his story ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Jul 23 2014]
Omar Khadr seeking the right to tell his story ... [Published Globe and Mail - Jul 23 2014]
Khadr: The public’s right to know [Published National Magazine - Jul 23 2014]
Khadr to stay at Bowden Institution until appeal [Published CHED 630 AM - Jul 22 2014]
Omar Khadr case CBC and other media seek access... [Published Canada Standard - Jul 22 2014]
Khadr Interview? [Published CBC - Jul 22 2014]
Omar Khadr case: CBC and other media seek acces... [Published DailyMe.Com - Jul 22 2014]
Media outlets ask for judicial review after Kha... [Published Sun News - Jul 22 2014]
CBC, Star head to court to seek access to Omar ... [Published CBC - Jul 22 2014]
Khadr access blocked, prompting media court cha... [Published Toronto Star Online - Jul 22 2014]
OMAR KHADR: THE LUCKIEST MAN IN THE WORLD [Published The Métropolitain - Jul 19 2014]
Khadr to remain in federal prison [Published Sun News - Jul 18 2014]
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Full Pundit: Is this as bad as it gets for Alis... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Jul 31 2014]
You can’t argue with sunlight You can complain about the execution and the paternalistic rhetoric all you like, says the Edmonton Journal‘s Paula Simons , but it’s tough to fault the unfolding outcome of the First Nations Financial Transparency ...
Full Pundit: Conservative foreign policy is the... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Jul 24 2014]
Liberal, Tory, same old foreign policy story The Globe and Mail‘s John Ibbitson argues “there is not a sliver of daylight” between the Liberal and Conservative approaches” on Russia and Gaza, despite Justin Trudeau’s stated belief in a more dialogue-oriented ...
Poland ordered to pay damages to suspected terr... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Jul 24 2014]
WARSAW, Poland — Europe’s top human rights court ruled Thursday that Poland violated the rights of two terror suspects by allowing the CIA to secretly imprison them on Polish soil from 2002-2003 and facilitating the conditions under which they were subject ...
Today’s letters: The ‘eternal debate’ over Isra... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Jul 11 2014]
Re: In Jerusalem, The Destroying Begins , Clifford D. May, July 10. The fact that rioting Palestinians destroyed a light-rail system that served their community is no surprise. When Israel withdrew from the Gaza Strip, it left behind a network of ...
Chris Selley: Making Omar Khadr a millionaire [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Jul 10 2014]
In the pantheon of Conservative government legal setbacks — or campaign opportunities, if you prefer — the Alberta Court of Appeal’s ruling in Khadr vs. Edmonton Institution is nowhere near the most compelling: In a headache-inducing 34-page decision, ...
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