December 19, 2014 9:36 pm

Candlelight vigil for victims of Peshawar attack


WINNIPEG — Students from the University of Manitoba and International College of Manitoba organized a candlelight vigil on Friday afternoon for the victims of the tragic Peshawar school attack in Pakistan. Organizers expected more than 100 students and staff to stop by the vigil that started at 4:00 p.m..

WATCH: Member of the Pakistani Students Association speaks about the situation in Pakistan and what they hope to achieve from the candlelight vigil.

Pakistan Taliban attacked the military-run school in Peshawar on Tuesday, killing 148 in the horrific massacre. The killing spree even prompted Afghanistan Taliban militants to call the attack “un-Islamic”.


© 2014 Shaw Media

Report an error


Want to discuss? Please read our Commenting Policy first.