Ottawa shooting: What we do and do not know

A gunman shot and fatally wounded a Canadian soldier standing guard at a war memorial in Ottawa on Wednesday, then entered Parliament, where numerous shots rang out according to officials. It is thought a Parliament Hill security guard was also injured in the attack. It is still unclear how many gunmen were involved.

Yesterday Canada raised its terror threat level from low to medium because of a rise in "general chatter" from radical groups.

A suspected Canadian militant ran over two soldiers in Quebec on Monday, killing one of them. This is what we know and do not know about today's events.

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