News advisory - News conference on "arrest" of phony demonstrators


    OTTAWA, Aug. 22 /CNW Telbec/ - Video footage of the arrest of police
officers posing as demonstrators at Montebello, August 20, will be shown today
at a news conference at the offices of the Communications, Energy and
Paperworkers Union of Canada. "We have proof that the three individuals who
were "arrested" after being exposed as "agents provocateurs" were, in fact,
members of the Quebec police force," says CEP President Dave Coles, and we
plan to do what it takes to bring this matter to justice." CEP
Secretary-Treasurer Gaétan Ménard, Barb Byers of the CLC and Council of
Canadians President Maude Barlow will also be in attendance.WHERE:   301 Laurier Ave. West, 2nd floor
    WHEN:    1:00 pm, August 22, 2007
For further information: Michelle Walsh, (613) 230-5800, ext. 222