Canadians protest fatal shooting of teen

Protesters have taken to the streets demanding justice for the victim following a police officer's suspension.

    A police officer in Toronto has been suspended while investigators look into a the fatal shooting of an armed teenager on one of the city’s streetcars.

    Protesters have taken to the streets demanding justice for the victim, 18-year-old Sammy Yatim who was born in Syria but moved to Canada five years ago. 

    Al Jazeera’s Daniel Lak reports from Toronto.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    Interactive: Coding like a girl

    Interactive: Coding like a girl

    What obstacles do young women in technology have to overcome to achieve their dreams? Play this retro game to find out.

    Heron Gate mass eviction: 'We never expected this in Canada'

    Hundreds face mass eviction in Canada's capital

    About 150 homes in one of Ottawa's most diverse and affordable communities are expected to be torn down in coming months

    I remember the day … I designed the Nigerian flag

    I remember the day … I designed the Nigerian flag

    In 1959, a year before Nigeria's independence, a 23-year-old student helped colour the country's identity.