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Muslim Awareness Week launches in Montreal

In just a few days, the sixth anniversary of the Quebec City Mosque shooting will be commemorated. For some, it's a painful reminder that Islamophobia exists and the reason why Muslim Awareness Week was created from Jan. 25 to Jan. 31. The fifth edition launched in Montreal on Wednesday. As Global's Gloria Henriquez reports, organizers say awareness is crucial at a time where hate crimes against Muslims are on the rise.