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CGTN published this video item, entitled “No one but Canada wants to be part of the U.S. dirty scheme: China on Huawei CFO incident.” – below is their description.
When asked whether he regretted that Canadian border authorities arrested Meng Wanzhou at a Q&A session of the APEC CEO Dialogues on November 19, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said “Do I regret that Canada lived up to a long-standing extradition treaty with our closest ally? Absolutely not.” Chinese Foreign Ministry Zhao Lijian responded on Friday saying Canada should handle the Huawei CFO incident with independence, instead of serving U.S. interest. For more: https://www.cgtn.com/videoCGTN YouTube Channel
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In This Story: Canada
Canada is a country in the northern part of North America. It extends from the Atlantic to the Pacific and northward into the Arctic Ocean, covering 9.98 million square kilometres (3.85 million square miles), making it the world’s second-largest country by total area.
Its southern and western border with the United States, stretching 8,891 kilometres (5,525 mi), is the world’s longest bi-national land border. Canada’s capital is Ottawa, and its three largest metropolitan areas are Toronto, Montreal, and Vancouver.
Various Indigenous peoples inhabited what is now Canada for thousands of years before European colonization. The Canada Act 1982, which severed the vestiges of legal dependence on the British Parliament. Canada is a parliamentary democracy and a constitutional monarchy in the Westminster tradition, with a monarch and a prime minister who serves as the chair of the Cabinet and head of government.
As a highly developed country, Canada has the seventeenth-highest nominal per-capita income globally as well as the thirteenth-highest ranking in the Human Development Index. Its advanced economy is the tenth-largest in the world, relying chiefly upon its abundant natural resources and well-developed international trade networks.