Canada's human rights record under scrutiny at UN

Human rights committee expected to release report July 23.

UN Photo: Kim Haughton
Prime Minister Stephen Harper speaks to the UN General Assembly on Sept. 25, 2014 in New York.
Marie-Danielle Smith
Published: Wednesday, 07/15/2015 12:00 am EDT

A UN panel took aim at Canada's human rights record last week, including its treatment of its indigenous population and refugee claimants and how its mining companies act abroad.

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