Trudeau airs concern on Philippine killings

Trudeau airs concern on Philippine killings

"As a member of a wide range of multilateral organizations, we are uniquely positioned to amplify that message before worldwide audiences and our partners", Trudeau said in a speech marking the 40 Asean-Canada Commemorative Summit on the second day of the 31 Asean Summit on Tuesday. "I impressed on him the need for respect for the rule of law, and as always offered Canada's support and help as a friend to move forward on what is a real challenge".

"Canada has earned a reputation for being able to have frank, firm discussions around rule of law and human rights with partners around the world".

"As tensions in North Korea continues to escalate, Canada stands united with the Asian continent and the world in our demand for North Korea to abandon its nuclear weapon and ballistic missile programs", he said.

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with the media after participating in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations summit in Manila, Philippines, Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017.

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Attorney General KK Venugopal said that the two petitions and the events over the last week had damaged the institution. A three-judge Bench headed by Justice RK Agrawal said it is likely to pass an order in the matter on Tuesday.

"The President was receptive to my comments". They expressed concern over the number of killing in the government's drug war.

President Donald Trump, who also attended this week's ASEAN summit, did not publicly take Duterte to task for the drug crackdown.

"As I mentioned to President Duterte, we're concerned with human rights, with the extrajudicial killings", Trudeau said at a news conference that closed his eight-day trip to the Philippines and Vietnam. But human rights groups said the number is around 13,000.

However, Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque said the issue was not raised.

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