France boosts security at places of worship after New Zealand mosque attack

Lester Mason
March 16, 2019

The government advised people not to go to mosques until further notice.

"At least 49 people are dead".

"Many of those affected may be migrants to New Zealand". In the document, Tarrant also wrote about the attack on mosques. I know that the people of New Zealand will never allow hate and division to triumph over these things they hold dear.

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said the attack was a result of the demonizing of Muslims.

"It shows that extremism is nurtured and that it lives in many places", she said.

In it, he says he was inspired by mass killer Anders Breivik, who killed 77 people in Norway in 2011. "It recalls painful memories of our own experience with July 22, the most hard moment in the post-war period in Norway".

The attack has been condemned across Peterborough.

"That's why the attack in Christchurch is for us so shocking and our thoughts and prayers are with the victims and their families". A witness named Mark Nichols told the New Zealand Herald that he heard about five gunshots and that a worshiper returned fire with either a rifle or shotgun.

Italy's far-right Interior Minister Matteo Salvini voiced his "absolute condemnation" of the New Zealand killings, in a statement.

He expressed grief and shock over the incident and expressed condolences for the victims. "My thoughts are with all of those affected by this sickening act of violence".

In full, Her Majesty said: "I have been deeply saddened by the appalling events in Christchurch today". Let all Christians pray for healing of people, interfaith relations and New Zealand itself.

London's police service said it was "stepping up reassurance patrols around mosques and increasing engagement with communities of all faith, giving advice on how people and places can protect themselves".

The Daily Mail has a 17 minute video of the terrorist
The Daily Mail has a 17 minute video of the terrorist

"Together with our intelligence partners we continually monitor the varied threats we face, including to and around places of worship and specific communities across the country", he said.

At least 39 others were injured with 11 in critical condition police commissioner Mike Bush told reporters.

Pope Francis assured "all New Zealanders, and in particular the Muslim community, of his heartfelt solidarity", the Vatican said.

"What has happened here is an extraordinary and unprecedented act of violence", she said.

"Strongly condemning" the terror attack on the mosques in New Zealand, Prime Minister Khan tweeted: "This reaffirms what we have always maintained: that terrorism does not have a religion".

"Japan is determined to resolutely stand up against terrorism".

New Zealand police said 49 people had died and more than 40 were wounded. Tarrant live streamed the shooting at a mosque on Facebook and shared a link to what is being described as a manifesto for his actions. "Two are still under investigation", Bush said at a briefing aired by the New Zealand Herald.

"I hope that those involved will be severely punished", he said in a message to Arden.

Following the brutal attacks, three men and one woman were arrested.

"To our Muslim community in Ireland, all 70,000 of them, to Muslim communities all around the world, I think the most important thing is that we not be afraid, that we don't allow the terrorists to win by changing our lifestyles or changing the way we look at each other because of what was a awful act". He labelled it a "right-wing extremist attack".

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation chief Jens Stoltenberg said the US-led alliance "stands with our friend and partner New Zealand in defense of our open societies and shared values".

He said he was in New Zealand temporarily while he "planned and trained" the attack.


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