In this file photo taken on March 8, 2012, political activist Samar Badawi of Saudi Arabia is presented with an International Women of Courage Award in Washington. Ottawa’s call for Saudi Arabia to free Badawi from detention has sparked a diplomatic storm. Photo: Agence France-Presse

Canada’s ‘human rights first’ foreign policy could cost billions, as Saudi Arabia puts Ottawa’s principles to the test

‘It’s important that we bring Canadian values around the world, and we are going to continue to enunciate what we believe’

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In this file photo taken on March 8, 2012, political activist Samar Badawi of Saudi Arabia is presented with an International Women of Courage Award in Washington. Ottawa’s call for Saudi Arabia to free Badawi from detention has sparked a diplomatic storm. Photo: Agence France-Presse
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