New Zealand mosque attack

Christchurch massacre inquiry extended under weight of submissions

The probe is investigating whether New Zealand's police and intelligence services could have prevented the March 15 attacks in which a lone gunman opened fire on two mosques in Christchurch.

published on : 13th November 2019

Alleged New Zealand mosque gunman sends letter from prison cell

The six-page letter from Brenton Tarrant, which was posted this week, warns that a "great conflict" is coming and uses language that could be construed as a call to arms.

published on : 14th August 2019

New Zealanders give up weapons after Christchurch mosque killings

The government, with support from opposition parties, immediately rushed through legislation to tighten New Zealand's gun laws.

published on : 13th July 2019