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U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, pictured with Deputy Prime Minister Chrystia Freeland, joined the Trudeau government in condemning Beijing for its 'politically motivated' charges against Canadians Michael Spavor and Michael Kovrig. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
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Justin Trudeau's Liberals should ensure they don’t end up in anymore ethical controversies, as these scandals lead people to think that it is ‘time for change,’ says Innovative Research president Greg Lyle.
'My primary concern was to make sure that the public service could fully support its recommendation, that without a doubt, WE Charity was the right, and indeed, the only partner to deliver the program,' says Mr. Trudeau.
'Canada is proud of being an independent country, or a country with its own independent foreign policy, so I hope that Canada is wise enough to make its own decision,' says Cong Peiwu, China's ambassador to Canada.