Chinese Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying, shown last week, on Monday defended the arrest of two Canadians while excoriating Canada and the US for detaining Huawei Technologies CFO Sabrina Meng Wanzhou. Photo: Kyodo

China blasts Ottawa and allies for hypocrisy over detained Canadians, calling Meng Wanzhou’s arrest ‘truly arbitrary’

  • Spokeswoman for China’s foreign ministry defends arrest of two Canadians while excoriating Canada and US for detaining Huawei Technologies CFO
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Chinese Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying, shown last week, on Monday defended the arrest of two Canadians while excoriating Canada and the US for detaining Huawei Technologies CFO Sabrina Meng Wanzhou. Photo: Kyodo
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Ian Young

Ian Young

Ian Young is the Post's Vancouver correspondent. A journalist for more than 20 years, he worked for Australian newspapers and the London Evening Standard before arriving in Hong Kong in 1997. There he won or shared awards for excellence in investigative reporting and human rights reporting, and the HK News Awards Scoop of the Year. He moved to Canada with his wife in 2010.