Archive for the 'Diplomatic conflict' Category

NEW ZEALAND – Observations finales du Comité contre la torture NOUVELLE ZÉLANDE (2009-05)

Posted on May 22 2009 by admin

French version of paragraph 16 of New Zealand report at the Un Committee Against Torture in April-May 2009. Committee deeply concerned.

CANADA / QUEBEC – Claudio Castanetta-Manifestation contre le Taser (Demonstration against the taser) (2008-09-21)

Posted on September 21 2008 by admin

150 demonstrators protest against the tasering and subsequent death of Claudio Castagnetta, with support from Italy. The autopsy report is hotly contested.

ITALY / CANADA / QUEBEC – Canadian Ambassador to Italy grilled over taser death (2007-12-05)

Posted on December 5 2007 by admin

Comment/summary: Italy delivers an official complaint to Canada’s ambassador in Italy following death of Claudio Castagnetta. Quebec officials provide no answers to Italian diplomats: “This is not acceptable and obviously doesn’t look good to the international reputation of this country.”Italy delivers an official complaint to Canada’s ambassador in Italy following death of Claudio Castagnetta. Quebec officials provide no answers to Italian diplomats: “This is not acceptable and obviously doesn’t look good to the international reputation of this country.”