Government of Yukon


FOR RELEASE
January 30, 2017

A statement from the Government of Yukon on the attack at a Quebec City mosque

Deputy Premier Ranj Pillai today issued the following statement in response to the shooting at the Centre culturel islamique de Québec in Sainte-Foy.

“As we reflect on the tumultuous events of this past weekend right across North America, we are shocked and horrified by the killings at a place of worship in Quebec City. On behalf of Yukon citizens, we send our heartfelt condolences to the victims’ families and friends.

“We stand with all Canadians in condemning this act of terrorism and all actions that seek to divide us.”

Contact:

Sunny Patch
Cabinet Communications
867-393-7478
sunny.patch@gov.yk.ca

 

News Release #17-019