A Canadian flag flies in front of the Peace Tower on Parliament Hill in Ottawa in March 2017. Photo: Reuters
A Canadian flag flies in front of the Peace Tower on Parliament Hill in Ottawa in March 2017. Photo: Reuters
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Canada lawmakers plan Taiwan trip amid rising China tensions

  • The move could further worsen ties between Beijing and the West, after US House Speaker Pelosi’s visit to the island earlier this month drew a furious response
  • MP and trade panel head Judy Sgro says the intent of the trip is not to cause disruption, but to look for opportunities for Canada

A Canadian flag flies in front of the Peace Tower on Parliament Hill in Ottawa in March 2017. Photo: Reuters
A Canadian flag flies in front of the Peace Tower on Parliament Hill in Ottawa in March 2017. Photo: Reuters
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