Trump discusses China's 'wrongful detention' of Canadian citizens in call with Trudeau Saturday, 17 Aug 2019

BRIDGEWATER, NJ (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump spoke to Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Friday and discussed "the wrongful detention" of two Canadian citizens by China, a White House spokesman said.  Full Article

Canada to pay dairy farmers hurt by trade deals as election nears Friday, 16 Aug 2019 

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (Reuters) - Canada will spend C$1.75 billion ($1.32 billion) over eight years to compensate dairy farmers facing greater competition due to free trade deals, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's government said on Friday, attempting to satisfy an influential group of voters two months before a national election.  Full Article  

Ethics breach plunges Canada's Trudeau back into image crisis ahead of vote Thursday, 15 Aug 2019 

OTTAWA (Reuters) - Canadian Liberal Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's already tough re-election bid got tougher this week when the country's ethics watchdog delivered a scathing rebuke less than 10 weeks before the October vote.  Full Article