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US Secretary of State Antony Blinken denounces jailings after China frees Canadians

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken said Thursday that the alleged taking of prisoners for political purposes was “totally unacceptable” after China released two Canadians jailed for nearly three years amid a dispute. Ex-diplomat Michael Kovrig and businessman Michael Spavor had been seized days after Canada arrested Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou at Vancouver’s airport on […]