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Canada's foreign minister says Russia is spreading disinformation about her grandfather

Mar 9, 2017 - Washington Post Blogs

OTTAWA - Canada's chilly relations with Russia have taken a nasty turn with charges of disinformation leveled by Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland against Russia over allegations that her long-dead, Ukrainian-born grandfather was a Nazi collaborator in occupied Poland.

Freeland, a 49-year-old former journalist and fluent Russian speaker who was once Moscow bureau chief for the Financial Times of London, has long been on the outs with the Russian government for her outspoken supp

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