People hold signs calling for China to release Canadian detainees Michael Spavor and Michael Kovrig at a demonstration held in March. Photo: ReutersPeople hold signs calling for China to release Canadian detainees Michael Spavor and Michael Kovrig at a demonstration held in March. Photo: Reuters
People hold signs calling for China to release Canadian detainees Michael Spavor and Michael Kovrig at a demonstration held in March. Photo: Reuters

Mike Pompeo calls on China to release Canadians facing spying charges, calling Michael Kovrig and Michael Spavor’s arrests ‘politically motivated and groundless’

  • Pompeo called the charges against Kovrig and Spavor ‘politically motivated’ and ‘completely groundless’
  • The two men were detained in 2018, nine days after Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou was arrested in Canada on a US warrant
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People hold signs calling for China to release Canadian detainees Michael Spavor and Michael Kovrig at a demonstration held in March. Photo: ReutersPeople hold signs calling for China to release Canadian detainees Michael Spavor and Michael Kovrig at a demonstration held in March. Photo: Reuters
People hold signs calling for China to release Canadian detainees Michael Spavor and Michael Kovrig at a demonstration held in March. Photo: Reuters
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