"A number of people were treated for exposure to the pepper spray by paramedics and the Vancouver Fire and Rescue Service", according to a news release.
Syrian refugees were being welcomed at a special event inside the Muslim centre on Friday evening.
"Canadians know that this incident is an affront to our values as a nation, and is at odds with the overwhelmingly positive welcome that Syrian refugees have received in communities across our country".
It happened during a "welcome night" for newly-arrived Syrian refugees.
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"They've seen enough at home. We were really confused about what was going on", seventeen-year-old Nawal Addo who was with the group told CBC.
"The motive for the pepper spraying is unknown at this time", he said. Police investigating The Vancouver Police Department is investigating and say a man who was on a bike and wearing a white hoodie is being sought.
"Last night's pepper spray incident was a disgusting display of hate - and Vancouver won't stand for it", Robertson said on Twitter.
Local police have reportedly launched an investigation into the attack and are searching for the perpetrator.
Federal disaster agency monitoring Flint water crisis
Moore has even started a petition on his website , calling for the governor to be arrested on charges of corruption and assault. On Thursday, the mayor of Flint revealed it could now cost as much as $1.5 billion to fix the city's water infrastructure.
Like the man for whom the stadium is named said, "Act like you've been there before", and Lewis certainly did because he has. Now it's up to McCarron to lead them. "I don't take for granted that I'll win my job next year", the 11th-year veteran said.
Barton, who forced overtime with a driving bank shot, had two chances to tie the game in the last seven seconds of overtime. Warriors interim coach Luke Walton indicated Saturday that he and his coaching staff would keep a close eye on Curry.
Manziel also didn't show up for a 9 a.m. appointment Sunday with the team's doctor , King reported. "He's very talented. Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel was reportedly caught partying in Las Vegas during New Year's weekend.
An Islamic State affiliate claimed another attack on Thursday at a hotel in Cairo , near the Pyramids, but no one was injured. One assailant was killed and another apprehended during the police operation, the Egyptian Interior Ministry said.
Yelena Kozyreva, of the local investigations committee claims they do not believe the doctor's actions were malicious. A video recoded in a Russian state hospital shows a conflict between a doctor and a patient which ends tragically.
Summer signing Obbi Oulare could make his debut for the Hornets should either Deeney or Ighalo be rested. Quique Flores has promised to put out a " competitive " Watford side for the visit of Newcastle .
He said he could not "endorse the world view of the Stop the War Coalition", which Jeremy Corbyn chaired. Jonathan Reynolds and Stephen Doughty quit over the sacking of the shadow Europe minister Pat McFadden.
Late last month, the 28-year-old reality star was hospitalized after he wasn't feeling well, and was diagnosed with diabetes . As reported by In Touch , Rob Kardashian seemingly left all of 2015 behind including sister Kim Kardashian.
In that attack, three men with automatic rifles killed 12 people, because they had published cartoons of the Prophet Mohammed. A civilian named Nora Borria said that she wasn't able to get to her home because of the barricades set up by the police.
In contrast with Rubio's soft spot for football, his team pointed out the Texas senator's love of pop culture and impressions. The five-foot-ten presidential hopeful is wearing boots with two-inch heels to get a leg up on his taller rivals.
Most economists expect US consumer spending will offset any overseas drag, though many forecast only modest overall growth. In a note to clients, Citi previewed today's jobs report by calling it the "least important payrolls report in a while".
Clinton to be on 'Tonight Show' same week as Trump
If that persists, Clinton may not want extra reasons to remind voters that she served as his secretary of state for four years. During a Q&A; session, Sanders was asked about Bill Clinton's affair with Monica Lewinsky while he was in the White House.
Katy Perry to present at Golden Globes
Previously announced presenters include Amy Adams, Eddie Redmayne, Channing Tatum, Jamie Foxx and Amy Schumer . ET, but NBC is set to start airing red-carpet interviews at 7 as stars arrive outside the Beverly Hilton.
Foggy morning in Delhi
The maximum and the minimum temperatures of the day are likely to hover around 24 and 10 degrees Celsius, respectively. Foggy conditions were witnessed in several parts of the city which affected the visibility in few areas of the city.
United Airlines Passenger Arrested After Security Concern
United Airlines website says crew members found the message on the flight that left Anchorage, Alaska at 11:39 p.m. But "the crew elected" to cut the journey short after finding the message, United spokesman Charlie Hobart said.
Scott Disick PDA With New Swedish Model Girlfriend
Her younger sister Khloé has also transformed her body since announcing her plans to divorce husband Lamar Odom in December 2013. We know how Kim Kardashian West and Khloé Kardashian feel about Scott's new love - but is the pint sized Kardashian doing ok??
Best of NBA: Spurs hold off Knicks to stay ideal at home
Milwaukee's Khris Middleton sank a driving layup with less than 10 seconds to play to give the Bucks a 96-95 win against Dallas. We could draw something up, a better look for one of our better shooters than that. "It's something that we want to continue".
Clemson's Lawson hopes he can play despite sore knee
Swinney regularly worked with a sports psychologist, Milt Lowder, who has consulted with Clemson athletes and coaches since 2005. In my household we love college football like athletes love their cars and we look forward to seeing Alabama go down.
Powerball jackpot, largest ever, now $900 million
The odds are so miniscule that whether you buy one ticket or 1000 tickets it won't increase your odds enough to make a difference. Every Powerball player has their own plan on picking the right numbers to win the jackpot, but one strategy seemed pretty common.