Expert: Omar Khadr to receive apology and compensation package


Published: 5Jul2017

“The Trudeau government is poised to offer an apology and a $10-million compensation package to former child soldier Omar Khadr for abuses he suffered while detained in the U.S. military prison for captured and suspected terrorists at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.” (The Globe and Mail)

Payam Akhavan, Faculty of Law, McGill University
Professor Akhavan teaches and researches on public international law, international dispute settlement, international criminal law, human rights and cultural pluralism.
He’s available to comment and react on this news story.
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