Karina Gould

Your member of parliament for


Burlington

Karina Gould

Your member of parliament for


Burlington

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Statement by Hon. Karina Gould, MP

The Minister of Democratic Institutions, and MP for Burlington, Karina Gould, issued the following statement after the fatal shooting at the Centre culturel islamique de Quebec located in the Ste-Foy neighbourhood of the city of Quebec”

“I am devastated and heartbroken by the heinous attack that took place last night in Quebec City. My thoughts are with the victims and their families and the people of Quebec City in this tragic time. As a Canadian who proudly upholds the right for all to safely and peacefully practice their faith, I condemn these terrorist attacks on our Muslim friends. As Canadians we need to come together to affirm our strong values of freedom and peace.”

“Je suis dévastée et choquée par l’attaque odieuse qui a été perpétrée hier soir à Québec. Face à cette tragédie, mes pensées sont avec les victimes et leur famille ainsi qu’avec les citoyens de Québec. En tant que Canadienne je défends fièrement le droit de tous et de toutes de pratiquer leur foi en toute sécurité et dans la paix, et je condamne ces actes de terrorisme envers nos amis musulmans. Nous, Canadiens et Canadiennes, devons affirmer collectivement nos valeurs inébranlables de liberté et de paix.”