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Canada confirms black boxes of downed Ukrainian airliner arrives in Paris

20 July 2020, 11:51 AM

Canadian Foreign Minister Francois-Philippe Champagne confirmed in a tweet on Sunday that the black boxes of a downed Ukrainian airliner that killed all 176 people on board in January had arrived in Paris, ending a months-long standoff.

As Canada nears zero COVID-19 deaths, officials fear reopening spike, US risk

16 July 2020, 1:01 AM

Canada’s efforts to flatten the curve of coronavirus cases have put the country on the cusp of zero deaths from COVID-19 for the first time since March, but officials see worrying signs of a new spike as provinces lift restrictions.

Hong Kong officials disappointed at Canada’s move to suspend extradition pact

4 July 2020, 10:04 AM

Senior officials in Hong Kong said on Saturday they were “very disappointed” at Canada’s decision to suspend its extradition treaty with the Chinese-ruled city and again slammed Washington for “interfering” in its affairs.

Canada’s spy agency warned of ‘shock waves’ after arrest of Huawei founder’s daughter

14 June 2020, 7:41 AM

Canada’s intelligence agency warned that arresting the daughter of billionaire Huawei founder Ren Zheng would set off global “shock waves” and seriously affect ties with China, just before her detention in Vancouver on a US extradition request, new court documents show.

Canada, US are likely to extend travel restrictions until June 21

14 May 2020, 4:47 AM

Canada and the United States appear likely to extend a ban on non-essential travel until June 21 amid the novel coronavirus pandemic, a Canadian government source and a top US official said on Wednesday.



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