Kovrig, Spavor ‘inspiring’ and ‘robust’ in Chinese prison: Barton
Two Michaels were denied consular access to the two men from January to October because of Chinese paranoia about COVID-19.
Canada decries death penalty after second Canadian sentenced in China
China gave two other Canadian citizens death sentences in 2019
China sentences 3rd Canadian to death on drug charges
Like many Asian nations, China deals out stiff penalties for manufacturing and selling illegal drugs
China-Canada divide widens after Meng ruling, Beijing denounces decision
A judge ruled the allegations against her could constitute a crime in Canada.
Canada justice department lawyer says Huawei exec committed fraud
Hearings deal with the question of whether the US charges against Meng Wanzhou are also crimes in Canada.
RCMP originally planned to arrest Meng Wanzhou on plane: defence
Alleges a “co-ordinated strategy” to have the RCMP delay the arrest, so that border officials could question her as a “routine immigration check.”
Trudeau seeks support from allies at G20 amid China-Canada tensions
Chinese have refused to talk to senior Canadian government officials.
Lawyers for Huawei CFO ask Canadian justice minister to help
A spokeswoman for David Lametti noted the case is before the courts and declined to comment.
Chinese evidence behind canola impasse? Nothing so far: Carr
International Trade minister said Canada is pushing to solve the economically important matter.
Meng Wanzhou extradition case raises ‘serious concerns,’ defence lawyer says
Trump has said he’d intervene in the case if it would help secure a trade deal with Beijing.
Huawei CFO suing Canada, its border agency and the RCMP
Suit alleges authorities used a routine customs examination to “compel her to provide evidence and information.”
Trump adviser Kudlow ‘proud’ of Canada for handling of Huawei case
A tacit acknowledgment of the diplomatic bind the US Justice Department created for the federal Liberals.
Meng’s extradition to US far from slam dunk: legal experts
US political interference looms large as a factor supporting her release.
Crisis Group trusts Ottawa to help free detainees after McCallum firing
Ambassador John McCallum opined twice last week on Meng-Huawei case.
China tells US to stop ‘unreasonable crackdown’ on Huawei
Charges unsealed Monday accused Huawei of trying to take a piece of a robot and other technology from a T-Mobile lab.
Freeland says corners could not be cut with U.S. arrest request of Huawei exec
The arrest of a Huawei exec has chilled China-Canada relations.
Former Canadian diplomat detained in China amid rising tensions: reports [UPDATED]
News of Michael Kovrig’s detention comes after China warned Canada of consequences for its recent arrest of Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou at Vancouver’s airport.