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26 former China diplomats and 115 academics call on Xi Jinping to release detained Canadians

S.China Morning Post Monday, 21 January 2019
More than 140 former diplomats and leading China experts have called on Xi Jinping to release two Canadian citizens detained last month as a diplomatic stand-off between Ottawa and Beijing escalates. In an open letter, 26 former diplomats to China from Canada, the UK, the US, Australia, Germany, Sweden and Mexico, as well as 115 academics, described how the arrests of Michael Kovrig, a Canadian diplomat on leave, and Michael Spavor, a businessman, have sent a chill through the diplomatic...
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