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TORONTO | The Latest: Trudeau says China moves should worry countries

TORONTO —Jan 18, 2019— The Latest on Canada (all times local): 4:25 p.m. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says all countries should be concerned about Beijing’s blending of its commercial interests with threats of consequences if Canada doesn’t do what China wants. China detained former Canadian diplomat Michael Kovrig and Canadian entrepreneur Michael Spavor an … Continue reading TORONTO | The Latest: Trudeau says China moves should worry countries

TORONTO | Trudeau says China not respecting diplomatic immunity

TORONTO —January 11, 2019—  Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Friday that Chinese officials are not respecting the diplomatic immunity of one of the Canadians detained in China last month as he ramped up efforts to get them released. China arrested former Canadian diplomat Michael Kovrig and entrepreneur Michael Spavor on vague national security allegations. The … Continue reading TORONTO | Trudeau says China not respecting diplomatic immunity