Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks during Question Period in the House of Commons on Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Canada, Feb. 17, 2016. REUTERS/Chris Wattie
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Canada will set up a committee of legislators to oversee security and intelligence agencies and ensure their work does not infringe upon civil liberties, a top official said Thursday.Canada is the only one of the so-called Five Eyes intelligence-sharing network to lack such a parliamentary review committee.Goodale, who is in overall charge of law enforcement, said the new committee would have the power to monitor how the 2015 law was being implemented.Legislation setting up the new committee should be adopted later this year, he added.
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