Ottawa Declares State of Emergency Over Truckers COVID Protest

Ottawa Declares State of Emergency Over Truckers COVID Protest

Feb. 7, 2022Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson declared a state of emergency in the Canadian capital as trucker-led protests over COVID-19 pandemic safety measures spread across the nation.Between 200 and 250 big trucks have been parked on the streets in downtown Ottawa near parliament for more than a week, blocking interactions and paralyzing the center of…