13 aprilie 2021

Sajjan targets Chinese claims in South China Sea, battles Tories over Beijing ties


Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan took aim at recent Chinese military expansions into the South China Sea on Monday, even as he pushed back against Conservative allegations that the Liberal government has been pandering to Beijing. The defence minister was appearing before the House of Commons’ special committee on China, where he used his opening statement to voice Canada’s opposition to Chinese claims over what much of the world considers international waters. “Canada opposes land reclamation [...]