On May 3, 1963 the FLQ planted bombs outside a Royal Canadian Legion, the central post office in Montreal and the headquarters of the Solbec Mining Company.
On July 12, 1963 the Front de Liberation du Quebec (FLQ) bombed a statue of Queen Victoria in Quebec City, Canada
If we fail to look at what was clearly terrorism fifty years ago and call it what it really and truly was, what good is hindsight?
50 years ago today the FLQ terrorist group kidnapped a UK diplomat in Montreal. In response the Trudeau government declared martial law. People are now demanding that the current Trudeau government apologise for this. Should it?
On this day in 1970 the Quebec separatist terrorist group FLQ kidnapped UK trade commissioner James Cross in a bid to gain independence.
On this day in 1970, Quebec Labour Minister Pierre Laporte, who had been kidnapped seven days earlier, was found dead in the trunk of a car.