Toronto, February 24: While attending a rally in support of Ukraine Friday night, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau paused mid-speech to ask a heckler to “settle down.”
The Liberal leader was attending an event in Toronto to show solidarity with Ukraine as it marks one year since the Russian invasion.
Part way through a sentence, Trudeau paused, addressing someone in the audience who’d been shouting.
“A year ago today, Ukrainians woke up to the horror of war in their…” the prime minister started.
“Hey sir, I think Ukrainians could tell you a little bit about freedom and liberty, so why don’t you settle down?”
Yelling over a cheering crowd, he said, “This is a night for them, not for you. This is a night for Ukrainians, not for you.”