Canada says returning suspects to China needs to be done by law
Canada agreed to start talks about an extradition treaty with China rather than formal negotiations for such a deal, Canada's ambassador to China said on Friday, adding that returning suspects would have to meet Canadian legal standards.
Canada and China said this month they would talk about a possible extradition treaty, which China has long wanted so it can press for the return of people who it says are corrupt officials who have fled to Canada.
Many Western countries are reluctant to sign extradition deals with China, partly out of concern about the integrity of its judicial system and... read more
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