Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, asked about extremism in Khalistan and “foreign interference”, today said he has discussed both issues with Prime Minister Narendra Modi several times “over the years”.
“Canada will always defend freedom of speech, freedom of conscience and freedom of peaceful protest and it is extremely important to us. At the same time, we are always there to prevent violence and push back hatred,” he told reporters during an interaction.
“I think on the issue of community it is important to remember that the actions of a few do not represent the entire community or Canada. The flip side of this is that we have also emphasized the importance of respecting the rule of law and we have done so. talking about foreign interference,” he added.