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Video: Canada's Parliament Gives Sergeant-At-Arms Standing Ovation

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As NPR reports:

Barely 24 hours after a gunman attacked Parliament Hill in Ottawa, killing a soldier, lawmakers gave a standing ovation to Kevin Vickers, the legislature's sergeant-at-arms, for reportedly firing the shots that took down the alleged assailant.

Here's AP video of the ovation:

And here's video of Vickers Wednesday, with his gun drawn:

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