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15 Feb, 2022 00:56

What is Canada’s Emergencies Act, invoked against ‘Freedom Convoy’?

PM Justin Trudeau will use sweeping powers to crack down on truckers protesting against his Covid-19 mandates
What is Canada’s Emergencies Act, invoked against ‘Freedom Convoy’?

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has invoked the Emergencies Act for the very first time in Canadian history, citing the threat to safety, order and the economy allegedly posed by “Freedom Convoy” truckers and their sympathizers, protesting against his Covid-19 restrictions.