The Ottawa police have cleared out a trucker protest downtown. Arrests were made and vehicles were seized and towed:

Now the Ottawa police are alerting travelers to the city that they’ll be stopped at one of 100 checkpoints and should be prepared to explain themselves:

“Simply” provide the correct answer or risk having your bank accounts “simply” seized?

It’s disturbing.

Checkpoints… masks. Yep, they’ve got that “Handmaid’s Tale” thing covered.

Also, truckers can’t shut down roads that the police have already shut down:

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