Canadian PM Trudeau says 2 detained citizens have left China
OTTAWA : Two Canadian citizens who were detained by Beijing for more than 1,000 days have left Chinese airspace and will arrive back in Canada early on Saturday, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau told reporters on Friday (Sep 24). Michael Kovrig and Michael Spavor were picked up in December 2018, shortly after
OTTAWA : Two Canadian citizens who were detained by Beijing for more than 1,000 days have left Chinese airspace and will arrive back in Canada early on Saturday, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau told reporters on Friday (Sep 24).Michael Kovrig and Michael Spavor were picked up in December 2018, shortly after Vancouver police arrested Huawei Technologies Co Ltd Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou on a U.S. warrant. Shortly before Trudeau spoke, Meng flew back to China after reaching a deal with U.S. authorities.
"These two men have been through an unbelievably difficult situation, but it is inspiring and it is good news for all of us that they are on their way home to their families."Although Beijing insisted throughout that the two cases were not linked, Trudeau's Liberal government accused China of engaging in hostage diplomacy. Trudeau was not asked whether the two countries had struck a bilateral deal.
"I want to thank our allies and partners around the world in the international community who have stood steadfast in solidarity with Canada and with these two Canadians," he said. Read more: CNA »
Covid-19: S’pore will take 3-6 months to reach ‘new normal’ with trying few months ahead, says PM Lee
SINGAPORE — It will take Singapore at least three to six months to reach a “new normal” where people can resume doing the things they used to do and see crowds again without feeling worried or strange, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said on Saturday (Oct 9).
China win 🎉 Huawei win The West lead by POTUS lost again! Another blunders from JoeBiden FoxNews FoxFriendsFirst GOP DNC Canada JustinTrudeau globaltimesnews 怪不得願意放孟晚舟了 quid pro quo Meng goes free and then 2 Canadians go free. The 2 are not related at all 🤔
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Canadian extradition judge frees Huawei exec Meng WanzhouVANCOUVER: Chinese telecoms executive Meng Wanzhou was freed on Friday (Sep 24) after three years of house arrest in Canada, following an agreement with the US Justice Department to suspend the fraud charges against her that had poisoned Beijing\u0027s relations with Washington and Ottawa. Meng - the Waste of time and resources. Stupid China is untouchable hence don't Play-Play as you like, not even the Americans! Money can buy justice?
Taiwan blasts 'arch criminal' China for Pacific trade pact threatsTAIPEI — China is an Can y'all not. We just want trade not drama 😭