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Trudeau slams Canada trucker protests, as police threaten arrests

Canadian police threatened on Wednesday to arrest trucker-led protesters who have shut down central Ottawa and disrupted cross-border trade in anger at Covid-19 health rules, as Prime Minister Justin Trudeau lambasted the movement as “unacceptable.”With more people joining the blockade of the Ambassador Bridge between Windsor and the US city …

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Canada’s anti-vax truckers block key border crossing with US

The busiest land crossing from the United States to Canada remained shut on Tuesday after Canadian truckers blocked lanes on Monday to protest their government’s pandemic control measures.While traffic in both directions was initially blocked, US-bound lanes have since reopened, Windsor Police tweeted.Drivers demanding an end to federal Covid-19 vaccine …

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Canada Conservative leader O’Toole ousted after failure to defeat Trudeau

Canada’s opposition Conservatives have ousted their leader after he failed to defeat Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s Liberals in last year’s election.Erin O’Toole, who has held the top job since August 2020, lost a secret-ballot confidence vote of elected lawmakers on Wednesday, according to a statement issued by Scott Reid, chair …

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