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New Zealand police arrest man in Christchurch after reports of bomb threat

The New Zealand Herald said police were called due to threats of an explosive device and residents were evacuated from nearby homes.

Christchurch mosque shooting: New Zealand's Royal Commission inquiry to report back by end of year

The inquiry would look into the suspected gunman's activities, use of social media and international connections, as well as whether there was "inappropriate" priority setting in state counter terrorism resources.

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Christchurch shooting: Suspect charged with 49 more mosque murders by New Zealand court

In an attack broadcast live on Facebook, a lone gunman armed with semi-automatic weapons targeted Muslims attending Friday prayers in Christchurch on March 15, killing 50 worshippers and wounding dozens of people.

Christchurch mosque shooting: Victims' names read out to silent crowd at New Zealand memorial

Dozens of representatives of governments from around the world joined New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern at the remembrance service in Hagley Park, near the Al Noor mosque where more than 40 of the victims were killed by a suspected white supremacist during Friday prayers.

'It doesn't open': Christchurch mosque shooting survivors describe terror at door

Fifty people were slaughtered by the gunman at two Christchurch mosques during the attack, including 42 who died at Al Noor. Alayedy and others say that if the door had been wide open like it typically was during Friday prayers, many more people might have escaped.

New Zealand's darkest day: How the 36 minutes of terror unfolded

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has vowed to change gun laws and investigate what went wrong. This is how 36 minutes of terror unfolded, according to witness accounts and live stream video.

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Brother's teasing before New Zealand mosque shooting proved prophetic

It was Thursday, the evening before a white supremacist stormed into the mosque where Hussein al-Umari was praying, killing the 35-year-old in New Zealand's deadliest mass shooting in modern history.

Christchurch mosque shootings: Australian family of suspected gunman devastated for victims

Brenton Tarrant, a suspected white supremacist, was charged with murder on Saturday and is due back in court on April 5. Police said he was likely to face further charges.

LiveChristchurch terror attack LIVE UPDATES: Protesters gather in Turkey after NZ mosque shooting

New Zealand Christchurch terror attack LIVE updates: The New Zealand police said that they have apprehended four people in connection to the attack, while one person has been charged with one count of murder.

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Massacre in Christchurch was formatted for viral internet distribution, intended to polarise communities everywhere.

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Christchurch shootings: Countries around the world mourn for victims

Heartbroken New Zealanders lit candles and placed flowers at makeshift memorials set up in the city of Christchurch in the wake of the deadliest mass shooting in the country's history.

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