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    Stories of NZ mosque massacre victims

    Agence France-Presse . Christchurch | Updated at 01:33am on March 17, 2019

    The worshippers and their families caught up in the attacks in the normally peaceful city of Christchurch came from around the world....

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    NZ mosque attacker’s profile

    Agence France-Presse . Christchurch | Updated at 12:00am on March 17, 2019

    A one-time gym trainer from rural Australia who became steeped in neo-fascist ideology during travels in Europe, Brenton Tarrant described himself as an ‘ordinary white...

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    Mosque attack suspect charged with murder

    Reuters . Christchurch | Updated at 12:00am on March 17, 2019

    Australian Brenton Harrison Tarrant, 28, a suspected white supremacist, was charged with murder on Saturday after 49 people were killed and dozens wounded in mass...

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    Sports cancelled as NZ mourns shooting victims

    Reuters . Wellington | Updated at 12:00am on March 17, 2019

    A raft of top class sporting events were cancelled in New Zealand on Saturday as a traumatised nation started burying the dead from the worst...

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    NZ PM vows gun law reform after mosque massacre

    Agence France-Presse . Christchurch | Updated at 11:18am on March 16, 2019

    New Zealand’s prime minister vowed Saturday to toughen the country’s gun laws after revealing the alleged shooter behind Christchurch’s mosque attacks had legally bought the...

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    Extremist appears in court charged with New Zealand mosque attack

    Agence France-Presse . Christchurch | Updated at 09:49am on March 16, 2019

    A right-wing extremist who filmed himself rampaging through two mosques in the quiet New Zealand city of Christchurch killing 49 worshippers appeared in...

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    Mosque killings spark global horror

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:30am on March 16, 2019

    Attacks on two mosques in New Zealand which left at least 49 people dead on Friday - the Muslim day of prayer - have sparked...

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    Mosque attacker published manifesto, livestreamed shooting

    Agence France-Presse . Christchurch | Updated at 12:27am on March 16, 2019

    An Australian gunman involved in attacks on New Zealand mosques Friday that left at least 49 people dead published a racist manifesto on Twitter beforehand...

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    Global demo for climate kicks off

    Agence France-Presse . Sydney | Updated at 12:00am on March 16, 2019

    Tens of thousands of young people across Asia skipped school Friday to march through the streets, kicking off a global day of student protests aiming...

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    New Zealand security threat level raised to ‘high’

    Agence France-Presse . Christchurch | Updated at 02:18pm on March 15, 2019

    Prime minister Jacinda Ardern said that New Zealand’s threat level had been raised to ‘high’ in response to a deadly ‘terror attack’ on two mosques...

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