The Canadian Press

2016-06-16 | Murdered MP Tribute

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New Democrat MP Nathan Cullen teetered on the edge of tears today as he paid tribute in the House of Commons to a friend -- slain British MP Jo Cox. It's not clear whether Cox's murder was linked to the debate over Britain staying or leaving the European Union. Cullen suggests her death was somehow connected to the politics of division. (Cullen described Cox as having devoted her passion to those who needed it most. Cox was attacked outside a library in Birstall, northern England, after a regular meeting with constituents.)

Date: 2016-06-16
Placeline: OTTAWA.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 18 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << I won't comment on the on the British decision and what they're going through as a country that's up to them but just in terms of the dialogue the discourse that happens here in Canada United States and in Europe and around the world that we're just being so mindful that that impact and have such tragic consequences as it as it did earlier today in England >>