China’s ambassador to Canada, Cong Peiwu, made what some in Canada viewed as a threat against Canadians in Hong Kong. Photo: AP China’s ambassador to Canada, Cong Peiwu, made what some in Canada viewed as a threat against Canadians in Hong Kong. Photo: AP
China’s ambassador to Canada, Cong Peiwu, made what some in Canada viewed as a threat against Canadians in Hong Kong. Photo: AP
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Beijing accuses Canada of being anti-China over envoy’s Hong Kong ‘threat’

  • Ambassador Cong Peiwu criticised for comment about ‘health and safety’ of Canadians in Hong Kong if Canada gives asylum to the city’s activists
  • Canadian leaders ‘did not verify, but also condoned’ criticism of Cong in their country’s media, Chinese foreign ministry says

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China’s ambassador to Canada, Cong Peiwu, made what some in Canada viewed as a threat against Canadians in Hong Kong. Photo: AP China’s ambassador to Canada, Cong Peiwu, made what some in Canada viewed as a threat against Canadians in Hong Kong. Photo: AP
China’s ambassador to Canada, Cong Peiwu, made what some in Canada viewed as a threat against Canadians in Hong Kong. Photo: AP
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