Canada Bans Assault-Style Weapons After Mass Shooting

The Nova Scotia shooting on April 18 and 19 killed 22 people.

  • Published 1 May 2020

[template id="245201"] TORONTO (AP) — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Friday that Canada is banning the use and trade of assault-style weapons immediately. Trudeau cited numerous mass shootings in the country, including the killing of 22 people in Nova Scotia April 18 and 19. He announced the ban of over 1,500 models and variants of assault-style firearms, including two weapons used by the gunman as well as the AR-15 and other weapons that have been… Read at AP News