Today marks the first National Day of Remembrance of the Quebec City Mosque Attack and Action Against Islamophobia. Five years after this terrorist attack, our thoughts continue to be with those who were injured – and with the loved ones of the six people whose lives were taken.
Prime Minister of Canada
The Hon. Justin Trudeau
Today is the National Day of Remembrance of the Quebec City Mosque Attack & Actions Against Islamophobia. We honour the victims and their families of this tragic event, and stand with those working to eradicate Islamophobia, hate and racism in Canada. #GreenSquareCampaign
On the 1st National Day of Remembrance of the Quebec City Mosque Attack & Action Against Islamophobia, we remember all those affected by this heinous act. We must continue the fight against Islamophobia, hate and intolerance.
Human Rights Canada
Five years ago today, 6 people were killed and 19 people were injured by a gunman who entered the Islamic Cultural Centre of the City of Québec and opened fire. We remember these victims and work toward a better and more inclusive #BC #IRememberJanuary29
MLA Rachna Singh,
Parliamentary Secretary for Anti racism initiatives.