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Gunman's motive unclear

Terror arrived at the doors of the Canadian government today, as at least two gunmen mounted what appeared to be a co-ordinated attack in the heart of the capital.

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The hero who took down the gunman

Canadian politicians have praised the quick thinking of a security chief, who's believed to have shot the gunman who opened fire in Ottawa's Parliament today.



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