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Frank Camper's Commando Training School

It was deemed the worst act of terrorism in Canadian history: 331 people were killed in two decisive and deliberate explosions — one in a Japanese airport, another aboard Air India flight 182 in 1985. For the families of the victims, most of them Canadian, this was just the beginning. Charges of investigative bungling would be followed by the more startling accusations that CSIS, Canada's security agency, intentionally initiated a coverup. For over 20 years Canadians have grappled with this unsolved crime for which no one has yet had to pay.

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Did the Air India bombers receive training at a mercenary commando training camp in Alabama?
Medium: Radio
Program: As It Happens
Broadcast Date: June 26, 1985
Guest(s): Frank Camper
Host: Peter Downie, Alan Maitland
Duration: 7:09

Last updated: December 5, 2012

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