January 30, 2017 16:05 IST

Deadly shooting at Quebec mosque

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Police officers are seen near a mosque after a shooting in Quebec City, January 29, 2017. Five people were killed after gunmen opened fire in a Quebec City mosque, the mosque's president told reporters. A witness told Reuters that up to three gunmen fired on about 40 people inside the Quebec City Islamic Cultural Centre. Credit: Reuters
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An ambulance is parked at the scene. The shooting at a Quebec mosque during Sunday night prays which reportedly killed five people was a "terrorist attack on Muslims", said Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. "We condemn this terrorist attack on Muslims in a centre of worship and refuge," Trudeau said in a statement. Credit: Reuters
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Police officers patrol the perimeter near a mosque after a shooting in Quebec City, January 29, 2017. Credit: Reuters
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First responders look on after a shooting at a mosque in Quebec City, January 29, 2017. Credit: Reuters
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SWAT team police officer walk around a mosque after a shooting. Credit: Reuters