Gunfire in pariament— Josh Wingrove (@josh_wingrove) October 22, 2014
With this tweet, Globe reporter Josh Wingrove turned on his phone’s video camera and walked steadily toward the sound of gunfire. Within minutes, his video of the final shootout on Parliament Hill became the iconic image of the attack on Ottawa, used by news organizations across Canada and around the world. The video has now been viewed by more than 4.5 million people.
As a soldier lay dying at the National War Memorial and bullets were flying in the Parliament buildings, a global audience turned to The Globe’s web, mobile and video platforms for breaking news from Canada's capital city.
What follows is a compilation of The Globe and Mail's coverage of the attack.