Canadian Robert Lloyd Schellenberg in court, where he was sentenced to death for drug smuggling in Dalian on Monday. Photo: Reuters

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says China’s death sentence against Canadian Robert Schellenberg is ‘politically motivated’

  • Washington expresses concerns it shares with Canada about ‘arbitrary detentions and politically motivated sentencing of Canadian nationals’
  • Canada calls China’s actions ‘a threat to all countries’ as it rallies allies, while reiterating proceedings against Huawei executive will be fair and transparent
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Canadian Robert Lloyd Schellenberg in court, where he was sentenced to death for drug smuggling in Dalian on Monday. Photo: Reuters
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