1998
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Worth Repeating:
The Bombing of Air India Flight 182

from CBC.ca archives | 1998

This CBC News Online Indepth was first created in 1998. It has stayed active and been continually updated.

On March 16, 2005, a B.C. Supreme Court judge acquitted Ripudaman Singh Malik and Ajaib Singh Bagri on eight charges related to the bombing of Air India Flight 182 on June 22, 1985. It was Canada's worst case of mass murder � 329 people were killed. Two baggage handlers at Tokyo's Narita Airport died in another connected bombing. It all started more than 20 years ago.

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