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Montreal holds tribute to 14 women killed in Polytechnique shooting

People gathered on a wet and gloomy Tuesday to commemorate the 14 women killed during the Ecole Polytechnique shooting 33 years ago. During the sombre memorial service, the names of the victims were read aloud inside the Mount-Royal chalet as survivors, families of the victims and politicians looked on.

14 beams of light shine over Montreal to commemorate the victims on the 33rd anniversary of the Ecole Polytechnique mass shooting in Montreal, on Tuesday, December 6, 2022. On Dec. 6, 1989, a man motivated by a hatred of feminists shot and killed 14 female students and injured 13 other people at the Montreal engineering school. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Peter McCabe

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