Human Rights

Feds won’t commit to expanding Colombia human rights report

Critics want a ‘more meaningful’ report than the ones tabled by the Conservatives in relation to Canada's trade deal with the Latin American country.

Trade Minister Chrystia Freeland, pictured at a WTO meeting in Nairobi last December, wouldn't say last week whether the Liberals would take a new approach from the previous government to the oft-criticized annual human rights report for Colombia. WTO photograph courtesy of Admedia Communication

By PETER MAZEREEUW

PUBLISHED : Wednesday, July 20, 2016 12:00 AM

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