Canadian MPs will investigate ‘safe haven’ plan for Hongkongers fleeing national security law

//Canadian MPs will investigate ‘safe haven’ plan for Hongkongers fleeing national security law

Canadian MPs will investigate ‘safe haven’ plan for Hongkongers fleeing national security law

A Canadian parliamentary committee has voted unanimously to investigate providing safe haven to Hongkongers “facing persecution” under the city’s national security law.The decision by the standing committee on citizenship and immigration comes amid tough rhetoric from China’s ambassador, and growing pressure on the administration of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to provide concrete measures to match his Liberal government’s condemnation of the security law.Although some Hongkongers who took…

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