Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said the ban includes over 1,500 models and variants of assault-style firearms, including two guns used by the gunman as well as the AR-15 and other weapons that have been used in a number of mass shootings in the US.
Trudeau's Liberal party was projected to win the most seats in the 338-seat Parliament. However, the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation said it would be a minority government, forced to rely on an opposition party to stay in power.
Polls indicate incumbent Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's Liberal Party could lose to the rival Conservatives, or perhaps win but still fail to get a majority of seats in Parliament and have to rely on an opposition party to remain in power.
PM Justin Trudeau, a fervent advocate of the multiculturalism integral to Canadian identity, apologises for wearing brownface makeup to a party at a school where he taught 18 years ago.
PM Justin Trudeau starts a challenging six-week re-election campaign and immediately faces new questions about a nagging ethics scandal that could cut support for his Liberal Party.
US President Donald Trump issued a volley of tweets on Monday venting anger on some of Washington's closest NATO allies over the United State's trade deficit, following a divisive G7 meeting in Canada.
Trudeau called for "the respect of individual rights and choices."
Canada Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says Canada 'does not and will not' pay ransom to terrorists
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