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Suspect in Christchurch mosque shootings to appear in court

Suspect in Christchurch mosque shootings to appear in court

Tarrant is scheduled to appear before the court on 5 April 2019.

A short distance away, 39 people were being treated in hospital for gunshot wounds and other injuries inflicted in the massacre.

Ms Gray said Tarrant passionately worked in a program that offered free training to kids in the community.

As the nation reeled following the terror attack on two mosques in the South Island city of Christchurch, New Zealand attorney general David Parker said the weapons would be outlawed.

Mark Tantrum via Getty ImagesNew Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern speaks to the media on Saturday.

His court-appointed lawyer made no application for bail or name suppression.

"It's outrageous, the feeling is outrageous", he said.

The majority of victims were migrants or refugees from countries such as Pakistan, India, Malaysia, Indonesia, Turkey, Somalia and Afghanistan. Malaysia said two of its citizens were hospitalized, and the Saudi Embassy in Wellington said two Saudis were wounded.

"It means a lot".

As for the suspects, Ardern said, "these are people who I would describe as having extremist views that have absolutely no place in New Zealand".

"But in doing so, it was an attack on all peace loving peoples, on all innocent peoples".

Forty-one people were killed at the Al Noor mosque. "This is your home and you should have been safe here" the caption read.

As Ardern revealed deatails about the suspect's weapons and his background, she promised changes to the country's gun laws.

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Canterbury Cricket CEO Jeremy Curwin said his organisation had conducted a fully consultative process with its players to allow them to make a decision, either individually or as a group.

"I think we must be clear that the context of the gun laws between New Zealand and Australia are very different", Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Saturday.

The suspect documented his radicalisation and two years of preparations in a lengthy, meandering and conspiracy filled far-right "manifesto".

Most of those killed were worshiping at Al Noor Mosque when the gunman entered, killing at least 41 people.

The prime minister continued by adding that the charged individual was in custody 36 minutes after the police received the first call about the incident.

Mr Bush praised police and other emergency service workers for their actions - and members of the public who tried to help.

Thirty nine people remain in hospital, 11 of whom are in critical condition in an intensive care unit. One man, 18-year-old Daniel Burrough, has been charged with incitement.

A policeman looks on as locals lay flowers at the Huda Mosque in Dunedin in tribute to those killed and injured in the attacks. One man tries to greet him calmly, calling out "Hello, brother".

But for how long must non-white victims be the proverbial canary in the coal mine before Western governments commit to a serious interrogation of how Islamophobia and other forms of racism are being perpetuated?

Ali Soufan, a former high-ranking Federal Bureau of Investigation counter-terrorism agent, warned the West was "in the midst of a surge of right-wing terrorism that has been metastasising in plain sight while generating only a muted response from domestic counter-terrorism authorities".

Neither Ardern nor police gave a casualty toll.

A website set up for victims had raised more than NZ$1 million ($684,000) in less than a day, and social media was flooded with messages of shock, sympathy and solidarity.

Ardern said these issues would be addressed at a cabinet meeting on Monday.

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