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“Antisemitism has no place in Montreal”

Montreal Mayor Valérie Plante has released a statement after the Belz school in the CDN-NDG borough was struck by gunfire this week.

Montreal Mayor Valérie Plante has released a statement about antisemitism following the discovery of evidence of a shooting at the Belz school on Hillsdale Road in the Côte-des-Neiges–Notre-Dame-de-Grâce borough on Wednesday. Police, who are still investigating the incident, confirmed that at least one bullet had hit the building sometime on Tuesday night.

Plante referred to the incident as “completely unacceptable,” and stated that antisemitism has no place in Montreal.

“It is completely unacceptable that a Jewish school is once again targeted. Antisemitism has no place in Montreal. The SPVM is on the scene to investigate and I am confident that they will once again find the guilty person.”

“Antisemitism has no place in Montreal”

Justin Trudeau also released a statement about the incident, saying that “we will not let antisemitism win.”

“Antisemitism has no place in Montreal”

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