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Justin Trudeau Pledges Ban On Military-Style Assault Rifles

Video Credit: Wochit News
Published on September 20, 2019 - Duration: 00:32s

Justin Trudeau Pledges Ban On Military-Style Assault Rifles

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau pledged to ban military-style assault rifles in Toronto.

He said: “Thoughts and prayers aren’t going to cut it.” Toronto faces a series of killings, the most recent being a 17-year-old killed by gunfire and five other people getting wounded.

The promise comes with less than five weeks before the Oct.

21 national election.

According to Reuters, the pledge comes after photos of Trudeau wearing blackface emerged.

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