Suspected New Zealand mosque gunman pleads not guilty

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  • June 14, 2019
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The Australian man accused of killing 51 worshippers at two mosques in New Zealand in March pleaded not guilty to multiple murder and terrorism charges on Friday. In an attack broadcast live on Facebook, the lone gunman armed with semi-automatic weapons targeted Muslims attending Friday prayers in Christchurch on March 15, in New Zealand’s worst […]

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The New Zealand massacre and the weaponisation of history

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  • March 25, 2019
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On March 15, Australian-born Brenton Tarrant attacked two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand, killing 50 people using five guns inscribed with the names of various historical figures and battles. It was not the first time a white supremacist was weaponising the past. Twisted representations of history have driven the far right across the globe – […]

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New Zealand mosque attacks: Who is Brenton Tarrant?

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  • March 18, 2019
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Melbourne, Australia – The Australian man allegedly responsible for livestreaming a massacre of Muslims as they prayed in New Zealand mosques was previously not known to security agencies in Australia or New Zealand, authorities have said. Brenton Tarrant, 28, accused of carrying out attacks on two mosques in Christchurch on Friday that resulted in the […]

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Christchurch, New Zealand: A man whose 44-year-old wife was killed in the Christchurch mosque attack as she rushed back in to rescue him said he harbours no hatred toward the gunman, insisting forgiveness is the best path forward. “I would say to him ‘I love him as a person’,” Farid Ahmad told AFP. Asked if […]

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New Zealand Mosque Shooting Victims List

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  • March 17, 2019
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Fifty people are confirmed to have died in Friday’s attack on two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand. Police say they have shared a list with the families but have not released it publicly. Police Commissioner Mike Bush said the bodies had not been handed over as officials had to determine the cause of death for […]

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New Zealand Mosque Shootings Can Be A Terrorist Attack

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  • March 15, 2019
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New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern says the shootings at two mosques in Christchurch were “well planned” and could “only be described as a terrorist attack”. She told reporters that suspects arrested had “extremist views that have absolutely no place in New Zealand and, in fact, no place in the world”. Courtesy:BBC

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New Zealand's Christchurch mosque attacks:49 people dead

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  • March 15, 2019
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Forty-nine people have been killed and at least 20 wounded in shootings at two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand. Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison described the gunman, who had Australian citizenship, as an “extremist, right-wing” terrorist. A man in his late twenties was charged with murder and will appear in court on Saturday morning, police […]

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