Hundreds of trucks and thousands of people protested against Canada’s actions.
Listen: Cargo Protests Ottawa
Hundreds of trucks and thousands of people blocked the streets of central Ottawa, Canada on Saturday.
The truck drivers protested that they had to be vaccinated against covid-19 to cross the border into the United States. Many other participants demonstrated against the government’s measures in general to prevent the spread of infection.
Canadian media report that Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his family have been moved from their homes to a safe place in the city.