Remarks by Counselor Yang Yundong, Spokesperson of the Chinese Embassy, on the Parliament Hill Attack in Ottawa

We condemn the attack happened this morning in Ottawa, and convey our deepest condolences to the family of the soldier killed. The Chinese side is ready to provide assistances if needed.

The Chinese Embassy has enhanced security measures and our staffs are required to stay in the Embassy. We have also reminded Chinese citizens including students, tourists and businessmen in Ottawa to follow instructions regarding safety and security from the Ottawa Police Service and the RCMP.