Ambassador Barton on Chilly Canada-China Relations

In Committee from the House of Commons

Ambassador Barton on Chilly Canada-China Relations

Special Committee on Canada-China Relations – February 5, 2020:

Dominic Barton, Canada’s Ambassador to China, makes his long-awaited appearance at the special House committee on Canada-China relations. Barton faces questions about the deteriorating relations between the two countries since 2018, stemming from Canada’s arrest of Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou and China’s subsequent detention of Canadians Michael Kovrig and Michael Spavor.