"We mourn the heartbreaking killings of men, women and children gathered for prayer in their houses of worship and urge leaders in our nation and worldwide to speak out forcefully against the growing anti-Muslim and anti-immigrant hate that appears to have motivated these white supremacist terrorists", CAIR National Executive Director Nihad Awad said in a statement. Police warned Muslims against going to a mosque anywhere in New Zealand, and the national airline cancelled several flights in and out of Christchurch, a city of almost 400,000. Several more people were killed in an attack on a second mosque in the city a short time later.
Advised the gunman obtained a Category A gun licence in November 2017, Ms Ardern said it was "under that, he was able to acquire the guns that he held".
"My daughter rang my mum [and] said Dad didn't make it".
But Yasalar said there is no escaping the horrendous magnitude of the events in Christchurch.
Children's screams can be heard in the distance as he returns to his vehicle to get another weapon.
Wahb noted that the attacker had written the name of the Quebec City mosque shooter on his weapon, "so that actually triggers the sad feeling and the sorrow of this tragedy that happened here because we actually experienced it with a city that is close by here". At least 49 people died.
The last comparable mass shooting in New Zealand was nearly three decades ago, and the annual murder rate is usually around 50 people for the entire country.
After going back outside and shooting a woman there, he gets back in his auto, where a song can be heard blasting.
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Muslims account for just over 1 percent of New Zealand's population, a 2013 census showed, most of whom were born overseas. The singer bellows, "I am the god of hellfire!" and the gunman drives away.
He also reached out to the Muslim community in Christchurch and in New Zealand.
Ardern, who flew to Christchurch on Saturday, said she had spoken to Trump, who had asked how he could help.
Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg said the attack brought back memories of 2011, when anti-Muslim extremist Anders Breivik killed 77 at a youth gathering on a Norwegian island: "It shows that extremism is nurtured and that it lives in many places". Indian officials have not said whether the nine were believed to be living in Christchurch.
Meates said at a news conference at the Christchurch hospital that it's "hard to fathom the enormity of this act of terrorism".
New Zealand is generally considered to be a welcoming country for migrants and refugees. Still, public debatebegan growing late previous year about re-examining the country's firearms laws.
Home to almost 400,000 people, Christchurch is the largest city on New Zealand's South Island.
Although shops were shuttered and many chose to stay at home Saturday, bouquets of flowers piled up at a makeshift memorial near the Al Noor mosque, many accompanied with handwritten letters laden with sadness and disbelief.
Christchurch, sometimes called the Garden City, has been rebuilding since an quake in 2011 killed 185 people and destroyed many downtown buildings.
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On Friday, Attorney General William Barr also said his emergency order was "clearly authorized under the law". That declaration was an effort to circumvent Congress to secure more money for his southern border wall .
Vietnamese ambassador to Malaysia, Le Quy Quynh, told AFP at the court: "I'm very disappointed that the court did not free Doan". The decision means that Doan Thi Huong of Vietnam will remain as the only suspect in the case still behind bars, CNN reported.
He reportedly punched and choked Espinal, who was then eight weeks pregnant with their son, on December 11, 2014. Hill's name is not listed on this report, KCTV reports. "We will have no further comment at this time".
Morales, who is on a visit to Greece, said meddling in the domestic affairs of another country never bodes well. Palladino also warned followers of the embattled Nicolas Maduro not to harass USA -backed leader Juan Guaido .
NDP MP Tracey Ramsey added she thought Liberals were hiding behind parliamentary procedures because they had "something to hide". None of the Liberals who are full voting members of the committee responded Tuesday to queries from The Canadian Press.
However, he struggled as a starter last season as the No. 2 corner after excelling in his nickelback role. This brings the Broncos' total free agency bill to a whopping $87 million spent within 24 hours.
India played 11 matches in Australia earlier this summer, squaring off in three Twenty20s, four Tests and three one-dayers. India have been playing non-stop cricket since the fag end of the a year ago when they toured Australia, New Zealand.
The right-fielder was supposed to play in Spring Training games on Saturday and Sunday this weekend, but that seems unlikely now. Shane Robinson , a non-roster invitee to Spring Training, pinch-ran for Harper and ultimately replaced him in right field.
The women's under-17 World Cup has 16 nations and Das had said that they can host matches at "just four cities". Video assistant referees likely will include men helping advise all-female teams of referees and assistants.
After a series of meetings with Walt Disney Pictures honcho Alan Horn, fired director James Gunn will return to the Marvel fold. Gunn deleted the offensive tweets and apologized for his actions, and said he accepted Disney's business decision to fire him.
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SEC sues VW, ex-CEO over emissions scandal
In a statement , VW said it will contest the action, which it described as unprecedented and legally and factually flawed . VW did not immediately respond to a call for comment at the time of publication.
Raiders release WR Jordy Nelson
Nelson would have been battling for field time with Brown and Tyrell Williams , who also was just signed by the Raiders. Williams signed a deal worth $47 million with $22 million guaranteed, a source told Schefter.