Five dead in Quebec City mosque shooting: mosque president

Reuters News
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Posted: Jan 29, 2017 9:26 PM

QUEBEC CITY (Reuters) - Five people were killed after gunmen opened fire in a Quebec City mosque during evening prayers, the mosque's president told reporters on Sunday.

Earlier, a witness told Reuters that up to three gunmen fired on about 40 people inside the Quebec City Islamic Cultural Center.

(Reporting by Kevin Dougherty in Quebec City; Editing by Peter Cooney)