Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern described Friday as “One of New Zealand’s darkest days” after a horrific attack killing at least 49 people at two mosques in Christchurch. The police said one man in his late 20s had been arrested and charged with murder. The suspect will appear in court on Saturday morning. Why has terrorism come to New Zealand?
Yvonne Ridley: Racism against Muslims comes from far right
White politicians like US President Donald Trump and the mainstream Western media are partially responsible for Friday’s massacre of Muslims in two mosques in New Zealand, according to British journalist and writer Yvonne Ridley.
New Zealand’s deadliest shooting: Tributes for terrorist attack victims continue to pour in
People in Christchurch on Saturday continued to pay tributes to the victims of the Al Noor mosque attack, one of two sites targeted during midday Friday prayers.
They laid down flowers and candles to commemorate those who were murdered at New Zealand’s deadliest shooting.
‘Our gun laws will change’ – New Zealand PM says after terrorist attack at mosques
The New Zealand government is looking at banning semi-automatic weapons following the killing of 49 worshipers at two Christchurch mosques, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said. The suspected attacker had bought five guns legally.