On Wednesday’s episode of Global National, a day after a Canadian Armed Forces report alleged gruesome living conditions and neglect at five Ontario long-term care homes, the military has released its report on Quebec’s facilities. Mike Armstrong looks at the issues the military is flagging, and the province’s response.
Meanwhile, with Canada’s long-term care homes in crisis, David Akin looks at who should be held accountable for the care of our elders.
Moving to the case of Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou, A B.C. judge has ruled that her extradition case will continue. Robin Gill explains the judge’s decision and the reaction from Huawei.
Plus, Abigail Bimman has reaction from the Chinese government, and explains what the decision could mean for Canada and China’s relationship.
And back to the crisis in Canada’s care homes, heartbreaking stories are emerging from people with loved ones inside one of the facilities mentioned in one of the military’s report. Jeff Semple spoke with one woman, and heard the devastating way she learned the details about her mother’s death.