June 21, 2024


Imagination at work

Police in Ottawa Step Up Efforts to Clear Freedom Convoy Encampment

OTTAWA—Police on Saturday armed with batons and pepper spray pushed hundreds of protesters out of a central encampment that had for months turned the four-lane road in front of Canada’s national legislature into a parking lot and block get together.

Standoffs concerning officers and demonstrators have been continuing on scaled-down streets nearby as of late Saturday afternoon.