Trudeau says China fails to understand judiciary system as Canadians detained


Prime minister condemns Beijing for linking its 2018 detention of two Canadians with arrest of Huawei executive

Beijing’s linking of its detention of two Canadians in China to the arrest of a Chinese executive in Vancouver shows it does not understand the meaning of an independent judiciary, Justin Trudeau said on Thursday.

China detained the former Canadian diplomat Michael Kovrig and businessman Michael Spavor in December 2018, nine days after the arrest on a US warrant of the Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou in Vancouver.

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