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Trump Tower opens in Vancouver amid protests

Mayor has said brand doesn't belong in a city that prides itself on openness

According to a police estimate, more than 200 demonstrators showed up at the opening ceremony of the Trump International Hotel and Tower in Vancouver on Feb 28.


THE first hotel to bear the name of US President Donald Trump since he took office has a view of Vancouver harbour and snow-capped peaks beyond. That's where its postcard-perfect image ends.

Vancouver's mayor, during the contentious run-up to the Republican primaries to...

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