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Large pro-Israel rally underway on Parliament Hill after bus company cancels some transportation

Thousands expected in Ottawa for solidarity rally, organizers say.

Thousands expected in Ottawa for solidarity rally, organizers say.

Photo: La Presse canadienne / Sean Kilpatrick

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Thousands expected in Ottawa for solidarity rally, organizers say

Dozens of buses filled with people from the Toronto area arrived in Ottawa Monday for a national rally on Parliament Hill to show support for Israel in its war with Hamas and denounce a wave of antisemitism in Canada.

But some of the would-be participants were sidelined when 17 buses failed to show up to take people to Ottawa, according to a statement from the UJA Federation of Greater Toronto.

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