Why Canada election candidates dodged Hong Kong protest ‘minefield’ ahead of Justin Trudeau’s win

Hong Kong’s protest upheaval may have ignited intense activism among diaspora communities in Canada, but it was also a political minefield mostly dodged by contenders in the federal election on that returned Liberal Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to power Monday, observers said.And in Hong Kong, engagement in the election among the vast Canadian community there appears to have been extremely low compared to elsewhere, in another possible reflection of the few options available to Canadian…

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