Chrystia Freeland

Premier Moe to sit down with deputy Prime Minister Chrystia Freeland in Regina

Nov 23, 2019 | 3:41pm

After a meeting with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau earlier this month that Scott Moe called “disappointing,” the Saskatchewan premier’s office says Moe will now meet with Trudeau’s deputy prime minister. Moe’s spokesman Jim Billington confirmed in an email that Chrystia Freeland, who Trudeau named his intergovernmental affairs minister as well as deputy prime minister on […]

Chrystia Freeland condemns violence in Hong Kong, sparking backlash from China

Aug 19, 2019 | 10:00am

OTTAWA — Chinese officials accused Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland of “meddling” in China’s internal affairs Sunday after her weekend statement condemning violence in Hong Kong in the wake of escalating tensions between pro-democracy protesters and police. Freeland made the remarks in a joint statement issued Saturday with her counterpart in the European Union, Federica […]