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Alexandre Bissonnette: People and Bissonnette

alexandre bissonnette: And he lost it after learning Canada was preparing to take in more refugees, according to The Chronicle Herald. For sure, the terrorist attacks that killed so many people made me think of it, Bissonnette said, regarding the night of Jan. 29, 2017, when he entered the mosque and murdered the six men. In the video recorded the day after the shooting, Alexandre Bissonnette told police how terrorists had killed scores of people throughout Europe. He said he wasn't a monster or a terrorist, adding he went to the mosque to save lives. Maybe 200 or 300 people, he said later in the video. Instead of shooting himself alone in the woods, Bissonnette said, thanks to his actions, maybe 100 people will now be saved. ( As reported in the news.