Trudeau accuses China of trying to influence democratic processes in Canada

Justin Trudeau

Prime Minister of Canada Justin Trudeau

┬ęGlobal Look Press/Keystone Press Agency

The PRC and a number of other states continue aggressive attempts to influence the democratic processes in Canada. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau made such accusations.

So the politician commented on the Canadian media reports. They, citing sources, claimed that during the federal elections that took place in Canada in 2019, China allegedly tried to interfere in the electoral process.

“We will continue to invest in fighting election interference,” Trudeau said. His words November 7 leads RIA News. He noted that the authorities have taken “significant steps” to improve the integrity and transparency of the electoral process. We are talking about cooperation with the country’s intelligence services and the creation of a special committee that monitors the security of the electoral system.

The article about China’s alleged interference in the electoral processes in Canada, in particular, stated that China financed the election campaigns of at least 11 candidates.

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