Two men arrested in Wednesday's anti-terrorism raids in Ottawa [...] appeared in court Thursday to face terrorism charges in an alleged bomb plot linked to al-Qaida.The RCMP say that they had to arrest the suspects at this time because one of them had made plans to travel outside Canada.
Alizadeh has been charged with conspiracy to facilitate terrorism, possession of explosives and committing an offence for a terrorism group. Ahmed faces a single conspiracy charge of facilitating a terrorist offence. [...]
A third suspect was arrested Thursday morning, according to a report on the Toronto Star's website. The newspaper identified the third suspect as Khuram Sher of Montreal and said the Pakistan-born man once tried out for the Canadian Idol TV show.
How odd. The long arm of Stevie Spiteful's merry band of thugs and bullies has always been able to reach outside the country.
More timely and opportunistic security theatre tactics to divert Canadians' attention away from this?
Eh. The Cons' chickenshit lying lies have hit the fan, once again.
An RCMP evaluation report of Canada’s long-gun registry concludes that the program is cost effective, efficient and an important tool for law enforcement, CBC News has learned. [...]
The full report contains over 40 pages of analysis of the effectiveness of the firearms registry, in both urban and rural areas.