Peruvian Violence Prompts Concerns Over Canada's Push for Free Trade Deals

While the government and Liberals say the agreement will help the country, critics say the U.S. experience should prompt caution.

Michelle Collins
Published: Wednesday, 06/24/2009 12:00 am EDT

While a great deal of scrutiny has been directed toward Canada's free trade agreement with Colombia, there has been little said about a similar deal with Peru. In fact, last Wednesday, on one of the final days of Parliament, that agreement barely made a ripple as it quietly received Royal Assent.

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