Tag: mosque shootings
New Zealand officials apologise after allowing the alleged Christchurch mosque shooter to send a letter from prison espousing 'hateful' views which was later shared online.
The megastore's proposed location is just 1 km from the racetrack where New Zealand held its first firearms buyback.
Jay Michael Harding-Reriti has been charged with the possession of ammunition, explosives and offensive weapons.
The live video footage appeared to show the attacker driving to one mosque, entering it and shooting randomly at people inside.
London has previously heightened security measures around mosques following terror attacks.
The Turkish leader, who often criticises Islamophobic attitudes, called for the West to act to prevent similar attacks.
The pope was 'deeply saddened to learn of the injury and loss of life caused by the senseless acts of violence,' according to Vatican Secretary Pietro Parolin.