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Who is Paul Whelan?

By Sunaina Madgula, CRRI intern "Russia says it caught James Bond on a spy mission. In reality, they abducted Mr. Bean on holiday," Paul Whelan told the court in October 2019. As for the Russian authorities, he…

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Russian Immigrant on Trial for Espionage

Russian-born Elena Crenna has been given a fresh immigration hearing after being deported from Canada on espionage charges Last June, the Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada ruled that Elena had carried out espionage on…

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Human rights in Russia

Canada-Russia: cooperation or deep concerns? On February 1, 2019, Tatiana Moskalkova, High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation, held a meeting with Stephane Jobin, Canada’s Charge d'Affaires. According to Moskalkova’s official website, the…

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Read more about the article Convicted Canadian spy engaged in espionage in favour of Russia was granted day parole
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Convicted Canadian spy engaged in espionage in favour of Russia was granted day parole

A second chance to give back to the nation Following a hearing at Dorchester Penitentiary in New Brunswick on August 21, 2018, the Parole Board of Canada made a conditional temporary release decision regarding jailed…

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Read more about the article Children of former Russian spies are fighting for their right to live in Canada
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Children of former Russian spies are fighting for their right to live in Canada

Canadian citizens on the basis of birth were revoked of their rights visiting “the sins of their parents” The Canadian Ministry of Citizenship and Immigration appealed to the Supreme Court in order not to let…

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