Alleged Canadian militant arrested in Afghanistan

May 12, 2007 04:48

A Canadian citizen has been detained by Afghan police on suspicion of attending a militant training camp in southern Afghanistan, Canada's foreign minister said. Foreign Affairs Minister Peter MacKay said Canadian officials have visited the man, who is being held for investigation in Kabul. "He's being given consular services from our embassy there," MacKay said Friday. Authorities did not say when or where in Afghanistan the man was detained and offered no other details.

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