Justin Trudeau heckled by protesters over pipeline issue

Vastavam web: Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was today heckled by protesters during a townhall as he defended his government s decision to support the expansion of a trans-mountain pipeline through British Columbia (BC).The prime minister was greeted by a chorus of boos amidst cheers by another section of people as he walked into the Vancouver Island University hall at Nanaimo town in British Columbia during the last lap of his cross country tour, according to CBC.

“We wanted a national carbon reduction plan, a national emissions plan that is going to allow us to reach our climate goals, to reach our Paris [climate accord] commitments,” he said.