Canada's politicians have stayed mostly silent about a wave of anti-Muslim violence in India

Foreign Minister François-Philippe Champagne called his Indian counterpart this week about a recent wave of sectarian attacks which many blame on the Indian government's anti-Muslim legislation and rhetoric. But the Liberal government, and...

Canada's politicians have stayed mostly silent about a wave of anti-Muslim violence in India
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Foreign Minister François-Philippe Champagne called his Indian counterpart this week about a recent wave of sectarian attacks which many blame on the Indian government's anti-Muslim legislation and rhetoric. But the Liberal government, and most other Canadian politicians, have been shy about criticizing the Modi government.