Declaration against arbitrary detention is ‘country-agnostic,’ says foreign minister

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    Amid a fight to free two Canadians detained in China, Canada and its allies have formed a coalition to denounce arbitrary detentions. Foreign Affairs Minister Marc Garneau says the declaration is a broad denunciation not focused on specific countries.

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