Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is calling the attack on a gay nightclub in Florida an act of domestic terror.
Trudeau says he was “shocked and saddened” to learn so many people were killed and injured following the mass shooting in Orlando.
The Prime Minister says he and his wife, Sophie Grégoire Trudeau, are offering condolences and prayers to the families and friends of those lost and wish full recovery to those who were injured in the attack.
The PM says they stand in solidarity with Orlando and the LGBT community and grieve with their friends in the United States and Florida.
We grieve with our friends in the US & stand in solidarity with the LGBTQ2 community after today's terror attack: https://t.co/nwP2MR2xUm
— Justin Trudeau (@JustinTrudeau) June 12, 2016