Canada believes Canadian hostage killed in Philippines

June 13, 2016 12:54 PM

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TORONTO – Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says his government has "compelling reason to believe" that a second Canadian held hostage in the Philippines has been killed by his captors.

Trudeau said in a statement Monday that Robert Hall was likely killed, and the Canadian government is working with authorities in the Philippines to confirm his death.

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