U.S. President Barack Obama calls the shooting in Ottawa ''tragic'' -- adding when it comes to terrorist activity, the U.S. and Canada must be ''in sync''. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
ROUGH CUT (NO REPORTER NARRATION) President Barack Obama called the shooting in Canada on Wednesday "tragic" and said it reinforced the need for vigilance. Obama, speaking to reporters at the White House, said he did not yet have information on the motivation of the shooter or whether he was part of a broader network. Obama said it was important for Canada and the United States to be in sync when it came to dealing with terrorist activity.