Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks to the media in Ottawa in March. Photo: AFPCanadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks to the media in Ottawa in March. Photo: AFP
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks to the media in Ottawa in March. Photo: AFP

Trudeau to Trump: Don’t sign US-China trade deal until Canadians released

  • PM wants Washington to use ongoing talks as leverage to secure freedom of Michael Kovrig and Michael Spavor, who have been held for more than a year
  • Detention of Canadians appears to be attempt to pressure Ottawa to release Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou, who was arrested in Vancouver at request of US

Topic |   Canada
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks to the media in Ottawa in March. Photo: AFPCanadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks to the media in Ottawa in March. Photo: AFP
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks to the media in Ottawa in March. Photo: AFP
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