Canada: Under barrage of criticism, Toronto church cancels event honoring jihad terrorist


On July 13, Trinity-St. Paul's United Church was set to provide space for the "Ghassan Kanafani Resistance Arts Scholarship Launch," organized by the Palestinian Youth Movement (PYM). Kanafani was a leading member of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP), a designated terrorist entity in Canada, and helped to organize a 1972 attack on Israel's main airport that left 26 civilians dead.

The church has cancelled the event that would have honoured this Palestinian terrorist, following a campaign by B'nai Brith Canada.

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