Trump, Trudeau agree to press China on detained Canadians: Ottawa

FILE PHOTO: Michael Kovrig, an employee with the International Crisis Group and former Canadian diplomat appears in this photo provided by the International Crisis Group in Brussels, Belgium, December 11, 2018. Courtesy CRISISGROUP/Julie David de Lossy/Handout via REUTERS

OTTAWA (Reuters) – The leaders of Canada and the United States on Monday agreed to continue pressing Beijing to free two Canadian citizens who were detained after the arrest of a senior Chinese executive in Vancouver, Ottawa said. Canada wants the immediate release of Michael Kovrig and Michael Spavor, who were picked up after Canadian […]

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