McCallum, Trudeau on Meng Extradition

McCallum, Trudeau on Meng Extradition

By Andrew Thomson | UPDATED January 23, 2019 3:24pmET

Does Meng Wanzhou have a strong case to avoid extradition from Canada to the United States?

John McCallum thinks so. The Canadian ambassador to China had this to say Tuesday in Markham, Ont.:

That left the prime minister to face questions in Saskatchewan this morning about Meng, the Huawei executive detained in Vancouver on Dec. 1:

Watch more of McCallum’s news conference:

Meng was arrested at the request of U.S. officials. She faces extradition over allegations of violating sanctions against Iran.