Canadians detained in China to go on trial within days, embassy told

//Canadians detained in China to go on trial within days, embassy told

Canadians detained in China to go on trial within days, embassy told

The Canadian government confirmed Wednesday that China will soon begin trials for two Canadians who were arrested two years ago in apparent retaliation for Canada’s detention of a senior executive for Chinese communications giant Huawei Technologies.Foreign Minister Marc Garneau said the Canadian Embassy in Beijing has been notified that court hearings for Michael Spavor and Michael Kovrig are expected to take place Friday and Monday.“The arbitrary detention of Mr Kovrig and Mr Spavor is a top…

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