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In photos: The Ottawa shooting and its aftermath

Crowds wave Canadian flags on an overpass at the Veterans Memorial Highway waiting for a procession transporting the body of Cpl. Nathan Cirillo to pass by in Ottawa on Friday, October 24, 2014. THE CANADIAN PRESS/ Patrick Doyle

The fatal shooting of Canadian solider Nathan Cirillo at the National War Memorial this week reverberated across the country. A look at the shooting and its aftermath, from the halls of Parliament to the Highway of Heroes.

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Michael Zehaf Bibeau is shown carrying a gun while running towards Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2014, in a still taken from video surveillance in this handout photo. THE CANADIAN PRESS/RCMP
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Police secure an area around Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Wednesday Oct. 22, 2014. Adrian Wyld/The Canadian Press
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An Ottawa police officer runs with his weapon drawn in Ottawa on Wednesday Oct. 22, 2014. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick
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A police officer patrols a street in Ottawa on Wednesday Oct. 22, 2014. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld
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Ottawa police officers comb the area in front of the National War Memorial near Parliament Hill, where Cpl. Nathan Cirillo, 24, was killed by a gunman. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Justin Tang
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The Hall of Honour leading to the Parliamentary Library (far end) is pictured on Thursday October 23, 2014 in Ottawa. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick
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Sergeant-at-Arms Kevin Vickers receives a standing ovation as he enters the House of Commons Thursday October 23, 2014 in Ottawa. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld
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The Canadian flag flies at half mast atop the Peace Tower on Parliament Hill, one day after shootings in the nation's capital claimed the life of Cpl. Nathan Cirillo, 24, in Ottawa, on Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Justin Tang
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Canadian reservist Cpl. Nathan Cirillo is pictured in an undated photo.
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Cpl. Cirillo's two dogs peek out from under a gate at the Cirillo family home, likely waiting for their friend. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Peter Power
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NDP Leader Tom Mulcair and his wife Catherine Pinhas arrive to lay a wreath at the National War Memorial near Parliament Hill, where Cpl. Nathan Cirillo, 24, was killed by a gunman, in Ottawa on Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Justin Tang
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Prime Minister Stephen Harper hugs the Leader of the Opposition Tom Mulcair in the House of Commons on Thursday October 23, 2014 in Ottawa. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld
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A tear runs down the face of Duncan MacLeod, a former Canadian Forces reservist with The Essex and Kent Scottish in Ontario, as he guards the cenotaph at Victory Square in Vancouver, B.C., on Friday October 24, 2014. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
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Crowds wave Canadian flags on an overpass at the Veterans Memorial Highway waiting for a procession transporting the body of Cpl. Nathan Cirillo to pass by in Ottawa on Friday, October 24, 2014. THE CANADIAN PRESS/ Patrick Doyle
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Supporters pay tribute as the Body of Cpl. Nathan Cirillo is transported from Ottawa to Hamilton, along the Highway of Heroes in Port Hope, Ont., on Friday Oct. 24, 2014. AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette
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A Canadian Soldier salutes the hearse carrying the body of Cpl. Nathan Cirillo on the Veterans Memorial Highway in Ottawa on Friday, October 24, 2014. THE CANADIAN PRESS/ Patrick Doyle
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Bruce MacKinnon, the editorial cartoonist for the Halifax Chronicle-Herald, is being praised for an illustration portraying Canada's pain over the Ottawa shooting. Bruce MacKinnon/Halifax Chronicle-Herald
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