Rob Gillies and Tracey Lindeman

Government, Business, Safety, Logistics

Canada’s COVID-19 Protests Threaten Border Trade With US

COVID protest Ottawa A woman crosses the street in front of vehicles parked as part of the trucker protest on Feb. 8 in Ottawa. (Adrian Wyld/The Canadian Press via AP)

OTTAWA — Canadian lawmakers expressed increasing worry about the economic effects of disruptive demonstrations after the busiest border crossing between the U.S. and Canada became partially blocked by truckers protesting vaccine mandates.

February 8, 2022