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Protesters arrive on Parliament Hill ahead of main trucker convoy

Consistent honks from truck horns could be heard through the downtown core on Friday as a few hundred participants in the trucker convoy drove into the area and began gathering around Parliament Hill in what's set to be a 'unique, fluid, risky, and significant' protest, according to city officials.

Protesters arrive on Parliament Hill ahead of this weekend's planned freedom convoy demonstration (CTV News)

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Maj.-Gen. Dany Fortin's sexual assault case will go to trial in September. Two days were set aside for the trial during a brief, virtual courtroom hearing this morning, five months after the senior military officer once tasked with overseeing Canada's COVID-19 vaccination drive was charged.

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Protesters arrive on Parliament Hill ahead of main trucker convoy

Consistent honks from truck horns could be heard through the downtown core on Friday as a few hundred participants in the trucker convoy drove into the area and began gathering around Parliament Hill in what's set to be a 'unique, fluid, risky, and significant' protest, according to city officials.

Protesters arrive on Parliament Hill ahead of this weekend's planned freedom convoy demonstration (CTV News)