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A still image taken of Schellenberg in court, where he was sentenced with a death penalty for drug smuggling, in Dalian, China, on Monday.

China just took another step toward putting a Canadian to death, in apparent retaliation for its arrest of Huawei’s CFO

China in January sentenced Robert Schellenberg to death, in what was seen as retaliation for Canada's arrest and detention of Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou.

China responds to the US’s and Canada’s travel warnings with its own, the latest move in an escalating feud

After the US and Canada issued travel warnings to their citizens aimed at China, Beijing warned its citizens about traveling to Canada.
Chinese President Xi Jinping.

China sentenced a Canadian man to death in the latest escalation of the countries’ feud over Huawei

A court in Liaoning on Monday sentenced Robert Lloyd Schellenberg to death on charges of international drug trafficking. He says he was framed.
A still image taken from CCTV video shows Canadian Robert Lloyd Schellenberg in court, where he was sentenced with a death penalty for drug smuggling, in Dalian, Liaoning province, China January 14, 2019.

Canada joins US in raising travel advisory after China’s ‘arbitrary’ use of law to sentence Canadian to death in drug case

Canada fears a growing pattern of the random use of local laws to detain its citizens, a similar warning to what US officials issued this month.