Canadian 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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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

Canadian 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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