News World Hero’s standing ovation
Updated:

Hero’s standing ovation

Share
Twitter Facebook Reddit Pinterest Email

Sergeant-at-Arms Kevin Vickers has been given a standing ovation by Canada’s parliament after shooting dead a gunman who went on a shooting spree in Ottowa.

Mr Vickers was clearly moved by the reception as he opened parliament after the tragedy which left a Canadian soldier dead.

• Canada parliament attack: eye-witness account
• Brace for solo attacks from ‘stupid kids’: terror expert

Downtown Ottowa was sent into lockdown when gunman Michael Zehaf-Bibeau stormed Canadian parliament after gunning down Corporal Nathan Cirillo at a nearby memorial.

Comments
View Comments