mccallum out as canadian ambassador to china after comments on meng extradition

McCallum out as Canadian ambassador to China after comments on Meng extradition

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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has asked Canada’s ambassador to China John McCallum to step down following comments he made regarding the case of detained Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou.READ MORE: McCallum says he ‘misspoke’ when he said Huawei executive has case to avoid extradition“Last night I asked for and accepted John McCallum’s resignation as Canada’s ambassador to China,” Trudeau said in a statement on Saturday.“For almost two decades, John McCallum has served Canadians honourably and with distinction.”WATCH: McCallum admits he “misspoke” on Meng Wanzhou extradition case