Kotarski: Should the Canadian government spy on economic targets abroad and share that intelligence with Canadian corporations?

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11 October, 2013
By: Kris Kotarski
Columnist for the Calgary Herald

It’s not the job of Canada’s government to gain intelligence for Canadian corporations, especially through actions that are illegal in the target countries.

Canada’s government should not be involved in such actions unless it is comfortable setting legal and political precedents that will be applied when foreign governments do the same and target Canadian citizens and companies.

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