Hundreds of protesters — including some associated with a pair of far-right groups — rallied on Parliament Hill Sunday afternoon to demand an apology from Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.
The protesters wanted Trudeau to apologize for denouncing an alleged attack last month on an 11-year-old girl in Toronto, who claimed a man tried twice to cut off her hijab as she walked to school.
Toronto police investigated and later concluded the attack did not take place.
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Hundreds of Asian-Canadian protesters, supported by several white, far-right, anti-immigrant groups stormed Parliament Hill on Sunday afternoon to demand an apology from the prime minister.
How come the Chinese aren’t “Far Right” Too?
This is bizarre, a group of Chinese Canadians came to Ottawa for a protest, and white Canadian Maoists came to counter-protest! pic.twitter.com/mmZPgL5gXO
— Greg Renouf 🇬🇧 (@grenouf) February 18, 2018