'Freedom Convoy' in Canada has caught the attention of these Americans — who told Fox News Digital that truckers 'are a special breed who believe in getting things done'
Police were seen arresting several protesters on Thursday evening, including two of the main fundraisers and organizers, Chris Barber and Tamara Lich.
Chris Barber, a senior convoy leader, was arrested on Thursday
Attorney for the convoy says TD has been put 'on notice'
The mayor says he will meet with the convoy leaders if he sees that certain conditions are met
Canadian Lawmakers Grow Increasingly Uneasy About Economic Impact of Truckers Protesting Vaccine Mandate
The protests have since spread to other locations on or near the Canadian border
Canada sends 75% of its exports to the United States, and the bridge usually handles around 8,000 trucks a day.
Americans are tired of “government overreach” in the form of pandemic-related mandates.
Trudeau and his family left Ottawa to an undisclosed location as the convoy started rolling into the city due to security concerns.
In a fresh campaign, under the name Freedom Convoy 2022, organizers said it was raising the funds for truckers protesting against vaccine mandates in Canada.