Harper Says Government to Soon Table Anti-terrorism Arrest Bill

Prime Minister Stephen Harper has announced in response to the Paris shooting that the Conservative government will table a fresh bill providing new arrest powers aimed at eliminating terrorist threats soon after Parliament resumes in late January. Prior to the announcement, Harper expressed solidarity with France after 12 people were shot dead in an attack on the Paris office of satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo.

Pic is Islamist gloating over the Charlie Hebdo massacre.