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Mosque Shooting

Mosque Shooting

Christchurch mosque shooter designated as terrorist entity in NZ

The offender responsible for the Christchurch terror attacks on March 15, 2019 has been designated as a terrorist entity, New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announced on Tuesday, reports ...

Brenton Tarrant, charged for murder in relation to the mosque attacks, is seen in the dock during his appearance in the Christchurch District Court.

'Wicked' Christchurch mosque gunman sentenced to life without parole

New Zealand mosque gunman Brenton Tarrant was sentenced to life in prison without parole Thursday for the massacre of 51 Muslim worshippers, with a judge calling him "wicked" and "inhuman".

Brenton Tarrant, the gunman who shot and killed worshippers in the Christchurch mosque attacks, is seen during his sentencing at the High Court in Christchurch, New Zealand, 24 August, 2020.

New Zealand mosque shooter faces life sentence, possibly without parole

A white supremacist who killed 51 people at two mosques in New Zealand last year watched without emotion on Monday as relatives of his victims recounted the horror of a massacre which prosecutors ...

The sentencing for mosque gunman Brenton Tarrant takes place in Christchurch on 24 August 2020

Quotes from court hearings for New Zealand mosque shooter

The gunman who killed 51 Muslim worshippers in New Zealand's worst mass shooting faces a life prison term, possibly without parole, after multi-day sentencing hearings that started on Monday.

Brenton Tarrant, the man charged in relation to the Christchurch massacre appear in the dock charged with murder in the Christchurch District Court on 16 March 2019.

NZ to 'buy-back' weapons banned after mosque attacks

New Zealand's government on Thursday launched a multimillion-dollar, six-month "buy-back" scheme to compensate owners of powerful but newly banned semi-automatic weapons prohibited in the wake of ...

NZ to 'buy-back' weapons banned after mosque attacks

Anger as Christchurch mosque attack accused pleads not guilty

The man accused of shooting dead 51 Muslim worshippers in the Christchurch mosque attacks in March smiled Friday as his lawyers entered not guilty pleas to multiple murder and terrorism ...

Anger as Christchurch mosque attack accused pleads not guilty

New Zealand disarms police as terror treats lower

New Zealand police on Wednesday ended the routine arming of frontline officers as the terrorism threat level was lowered a month after the Christchurch mosques massacre.Police and security agencies ...

New Zealand disarms police as terror treats lower

NZ shooting accused to undergo mental health tests

The man accused of killing 50 people in last month's attacks on two mosques in New Zealand's Christchurch city has been ordered to undergo mental health tests.Australian Brenton Tarrant, 28, would be ...

NZ shooting accused to undergo mental health tests

New Zealand mosque shooting accused to face 50 murder charges

The man accused of carrying out the Christchurch mosque attacks last month will face 50 murder charges when he appears in court this week, New Zealand police said Thursday.Five Bangladeshi nationals ...

New Zealand mosque shooting accused to face 50 murder charges

2 Bangladeshis killed in New Zealand mosque shooting

At least two Bangladeshis among 27 people killed in mass shootings at two mosques in New Zealand’s Christchurch.Bangladesh high commissioner to Australia M Sufiur Rahman confirmed this to Prothom Alo ...

2 Bangladeshis killed in New Zealand mosque shooting
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