The attacks in the city of Christchurch, New Zealand were carried out when the mosques were crowded during Friday prayers
“We grieve, we are shocked, we’re appalled, we are outraged”
Australian PM Scott Morrison condemns New Zealand mosque shootings. 49 people died in attacks at two mosques in Christchurch
— BBC News (World) (@BBCWorld) March 15, 2019
Political leaders from across the world have expressed their condemnation at the deadly shooting at two mosques in New Zealand
Forty people were killed and at least 20 suffered serious injuries in “terrorist” shootings targeting the mosques during Friday prayers in the city of Christchurch, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said.
Police say three men and a woman are in custody in connection with the attacks.