Canada attacks Segolene Royal on Quebec statement

By JPOST.COM STAFF
January 23, 2007 06:08

The Canadian government criticized French presidential candidate Segolene Royal for voicing support of Quebec independence, Israel Radio reported on Tuesday morning. At the end of a meeting between Royal and the leader of the Quebec Separatist Party in Paris, the two issued a joint statement of agreement on the issue of Quebec sovereignity. The Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper said that Royal's "interference in the affairs of another democracy is inappropriate."


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