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Canada: State of emergency declared in Ottawa amid protests against Covid-19 mandates

Scroll | 07/02/2022 03:02 PM | Click to read full article

The mayor of the Canadian capital Ottawa on Sunday declared a state of emergency amid massive protests by truckers against Covid-19 restrictions.

Mayor Jim Watson said that the declaration highlights the need for support from other jurisdictions and levels of government.