Critics are slamming a government-funded Canadian news outlet for suggesting Russia is behind the popular “Freedom Convoy” protest, where truckers drove across the country in protest of a vaccine mandate.
“I do ask that because given Canada’s support of Ukraine, in this current crisis with Russia, I don’t know if it’s far-fetched to ask,” CBC host Nil Koksal told Minister of Public Safety Marco Mendicino Friday.
“But there is concern that Russian actors could be continuing to fuel things as this protest grows. But perhaps even instigating it from, from the outset.”
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