Public Safety Canada

Public Safety Canada

September 11, 2007 10:33 ET

Public Safety Minister Honours Victims of 9/11 and Affirms Dedication to Fighting Terrorism

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Sept. 11, 2007) - The Honourable Stockwell Day, Minister of Public Safety, today made the following statement to mark the sixth anniversary of 9/11.

"Today is a solemn day. Six years ago this morning, the world was abruptly reminded that terrorism is an acute danger to us all. Our thoughts and prayers are with the families and loved ones of the 24 Canadians who were lost that day."

"This anniversary also reminds us that unfortunately, Canada is not immune to the threat of terror. We must remain vigilant, and keep our communities safe from those who may wish to undermine our way of life."

"Canada's New Government will stand firm in the fight against terror. We are committed to rooting out terrorist threats and maintaining the safety and security of all Canadians."

Contact Information

  • Office of the Honourable Stockwell Day
    Minister of Public Safety
    Melisa Leclerc
    Director of Communications
    613-991-2863