Canadian-Serbian students organize political protest

February 24, 2008

More than 2,000 Serbian-Canadians rallied at the University of Toronto on Saturday, before marching to the US consulate to protest Kosovo's recent declaration of independence. There was a heavy police presence at the event, which did not turn violent. The Globe & Mail reported the event was organized by 5 Canadian-Serbian students at Ryerson University. On Sunday, similar protests drew 250 in Montreal and about 800 in Vancouver. The Globe & Mail | CTV news | Toronto Star | CBC News