Ottawa accused of dodging human rights obligations by not helping detained ISIL members, families

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At the same time, the group raised the question of whether Canadian authorities are withholding or limiting consular assistance from those in the camps because of their suspected links to ISIL, which it says would also violate international law.

While Trudeau expressed confidence last year in the RCMP to investigate Canadians who travelled to fight alongside extremists in Iraq and Syria, he said it is difficult to...