French MEP Jose Bove denied entry into Canada
A French activist and member of the European Parliament was detained by Canadian border officials after arriving in Montreal on Tuesday.
MEP Jose Bove said he was held for several hours at Trudeau airport before being allowed to go to his hotel.
The anti-globalisation activist, who represents France's Green Party, was told he must leave Canada on Wednesday.
Mr Bove believes he is being victimised due to his opposition to a trade deal between Canada and the European Union.
The Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) is a free-trade agreement that so far has not been ratified, but... read more
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