Nepal | March 22, 2019

Forty killed, more than 20 injured in New Zealand mosque shootings: PM

Reuters

WELLINGTON: Forty people were killed and more than 20 seriously wounded in mass shootings at two mosques in New Zealand’s Christchurch on Friday, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said.

Ardern said New Zealand had been placed on its highest security threat level. She said four people in police custody held extremist views, but had not been on any police watchlists.

 


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