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MPs to examine ransom, hostage policies in unprecedented consular review

A committee member says the study will likely begin in the fall.

NDP MP Hélène Laverdière put forth a motion for the committee to take on a study of consular practices and procedures, which garnered all-party support. The Hill Times photograph by Chelsea Nash

PUBLISHED :Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017 12:00 AM

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