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Canada requests clemency for citizen sentenced to death in China

Sify Wednesday, 16 January 2019
[Canada], Jan 16 (ANI): Canada has officially asked China to spare its citizen, Robert Lloyd Schellenberg's life after he was handed a death penalty in a drug trafficking case.
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News video: International Relations Sour Between China, Canada As Canadian Issued Death Penalty

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A Canadian man is to be executed in China for drug smuggling. According to Reuters, the sentencing in a Chinese court on Monday prompted Canada’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to accuse China of using the death penalty arbitrarily. The ruling could make relations between Beijing and Ottawa even...

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