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Gunshots at Canada's Parliament

Updated 1:46 PM ET, Fri October 31, 2014
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Police enter Canada's Parliament building on Wednesday, October 22, in Ottawa. A Canadian soldier was fatally shot at the National War Memorial nearby, and there were gunshots at the Parliament building itself, Ottawa police spokesman Marc Soucy said. One male suspect was also killed, police said. Justin Tang/The Canadian Press/AP
A police officer runs with his weapon drawn outside Parliament Hill. Sean Kilpatrick/The Canadian Press/AP
Police personnel clear the area at the entrance of Parliament Hill. Adrian Wyld/The Canadian Press/AP
Civilians leave a secured area around Parliament Hill. Adrian Wyld/The Canadian Press/AP
Police move toward the Parliament building. Justin Tang/The Canadian Press/AP
Emergency personnel tend to a person who was shot at the National War Memorial. Cpl. Nathan Cirillo, a Canadian army reservist, was shot and killed as he and another soldier stood guard at the memorial, police said. Adrian Wyld/The Canadian Press/AP
Royal Canadian Mounted Police respond to the scene. Adrian Wyld/The Canadian Press/AP
A police officer runs with his weapon drawn outside Parliament Hill. Sean Kilpatrick/The Canadian Press/AP
Paramedics and police pull a shooting victim away from the war memorial. Adrian Wyld/The Canadian Press/AP
A heavily armed officer takes position at the gate of 24 Sussex Drive, the official residence of Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper. Harper was evacuated from the Parliament building, his press secretary tweeted. Justin Tang/The Canadian Press/AP
Police cordon off a street leading to Parliament Hill. Adrian Wyld/The Canadian Press/AP
Police walk past a gate on Parliament Hill. Adrian Wyld/The Canadian Press/ap
A police officer secures the scene. Adrian Wyld/The Canadian Press/AP
Police and medical personnel work at the scene of the shooting at the war memorial. MICHEL COMTE/AFP/Getty Images