December 14, 2012 - Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird today issued the following statement:
“Our thoughts and prayers go out to our friends and neighbours in Connecticut, where dozens of people are reported dead, including children.
“Canadians mourn this loss of so many innocent lives to this senseless act of violence.
“On behalf of all Canadians, I offer our sincere condolences and we stand shoulder to shoulder with our American friends at this difficult time.”
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