Quebec Mosque Shooting

Key Details: 30/01/2017 from Hong Kong Assessment: ⁠⁠⁠⁠A shooting occurred in Quebec City inside the Quebec Islamic Cultural Centre on Sunday while approximately 50 people were inside for the prayer. As a result, at least six people were killed and several injured. A white male has been arrested and suspected to be responsible for this shooting. According to local media, there are some people in Quebec City has viewed Muslims as a threat. Back in June in 2016, a pork head was thrown outside the shooting location, this action was seen as an act of provocation. Which this can be seen that it is not[…]

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Quebec Mosque Shooting/Terrorist Attack

Sainte-Foy, Quebec City suspect Alexandre Bissonnette entered the Islamic Cultural Centre of Quebec City (mosque) committed mass shooting The suspect was 27 years old 6 people killed, 19 injured in the attack Weapons used in mass shooting: semi-automatic rifle and 9mm semi-automatic pistol Mass shooting attacked was condemned as an act of terrorism by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau Suspects motivation for attack hatred of Muslims, and “scared” of Canada’s openness with regards to immigration. Fear that immigrants are taking jobs, thought that his actions at the Mosque were going to “stop a terrorist attack” https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/montreal/quebec-city-mosque-gun-shots-1.3957686 https://globalnews.ca/news/3216566/quebec-city-mosque-shooting-why-theres-almost-never-a-second-shooter/ https://www.cnn.com/2017/01/30/americas/quebec-mosque-shooting/index.html

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Crossbow Attack in Toronto

Key details: 29/08/2016 from Hong Kong Date of Incident: 25 August 2016 three dead (1 woman her 2 adult sons) killed by crossbow in Toronto’s East Neighbours heard noise and arguments two hours later a suspicious package was found one of the victims made a call to police motive for the attack is still unclear INC000097 http://www.reuters.com/article/us-canada-toronto-crossbow-idUSKCN1102AB https://www.thestar.com/news/crime/2016/08/27/crossbow-homicides-are-rare-multiple-ones-even-more-so.html

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