At Hong Kong protests, Canadians are highly visible

The minister’s recent statements show he knows what is going on or he trusts a skilled team in Hong Kong—or both. But how far will he go to support the 300,000 Canadians in Hong Kong?

Flickr Photo: Willy AuYeung
Occupy Central in Hong Kong.
Andrew Work
Published: Wednesday, 10/08/2014 11:44 pm EDT
Last Updated: Thursday, 10/16/2014 10:04 am EDT

In the early 1990s, Canada was the biggest destination for Hong Kongers seeking an insurance policy against a post-1997 meltdown.

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