Chinese court sentences Canadian national to death for making drugs

Thursday 6 Aug 2020

A Chinese court has sentenced a Canadian national to death for producing drugs, according to a court posting, amid rising tension between the two countries over the Chinese telecoms giant Huawei.

Xu Weihong, a Canadian national, was sentenced to death in a trial of first instance, Guangzhou Intermediate Court said in a notice on its website on Thursday. 

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