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40 Dead In New Zealand Mosque Shootings

At least 40 people were killed and several others injured after a gunman opened fire in two mosques in New Zealand’s Christchurch on Friday.

March 15, 2019

Mourners paying their respects at a makeshift memorial near the Masjid Al Noor mosque Christchurch, New Zealand, where one of the two mass shootings occurred. The white supremacist gunman appeared in court charged with murder in the mosque assaults that killed at least 49 people and led to the prime minister to call for a tightening of national gun laws.

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A woman pauses as she lays flowers on a wall at the Botanical Gardens, Christchurch, New Zealand. .

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A women places flowers at a makeshift memorial near the Masjid Al Noor mosque in Christchurch, New Zealand where one of the mass shootings occurred yesterday.

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A police officer patrols at a cordon near a mosque in central Christchurch, New Zealand. Multiple people were killed in mass shootings at two mosques full of worshippers attending Friday prayers on what the prime minister called "one of New Zealand's darkest days," as authorities detained four people and defused explosive devices in what appeared to be a carefully planned attack.

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Ambulance staff take a man from outside a mosque in central Christchurch, New Zealand. A witness says many people have been killed in a mass shooting at a mosque in the New Zealand city of Christchurch.

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Armed police patrol outside a mosque in central Christchurch, New Zealand. A witness says many people have been killed in a mass shooting at a mosque in the New Zealand city of Christchurch.

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Ambulance staff take a man from outside a mosque in central Christchurch, New Zealand. Multiple people were killed in mass shootings at two mosques full of worshippers attending Friday prayers on what the prime minister called "one of New Zealand's darkest days," as authorities detained four people and defused explosive devices in what appeared to be a carefully planned attack.

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A body lies on the footpath outside a mosque in central Christchurch, New Zealand.

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A police officer escorts a man away from a mosque in central Christchurch, New Zealand.

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A man rests on the ground as he speaks on his mobile phone across the road from mosque in central Christchurch, New Zealand.

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Police escort witnesses away from a mosque in central Christchurch, New Zealand.

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Police attempt to move people away from outside a mosque in central Christchurch, New Zealand.

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Police escort men from a mosque in central Christchurch, New Zealand. Multiple people were killed in mass shootings at two mosques full of people attending Friday prayers, as New Zealand police warned people to stay indoors as they tried to determine if more than one gunman was involved.

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Police block the road near the shooting at a mosque in Linwood, Christchurch, New Zealand.

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Police escort people away from outside a mosque in central Christchurch, New Zealand.

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Police stand outside a mosque in Linwood, Christchurch, New Zealand. Multiple people were killed during shootings at two mosques full of people attending Friday prayers.

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A police officer talks on her phone as a roadblock near a mass shooting at a mosque in Linwood, Christchurch, New Zealand.

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People wait outside across the road outside a mosque in central Christchurch.

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This image taken from the alleged shooter’s video, which was filmed Friday, March 15, 2019, guns on the passenger side of his vehicle in New Zealand. A witness says many people have been killed in a mass shooting at a mosque in the New Zealand city of Christchurch.

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This image taken from the alleged shooter’s video, which was filmed Friday, March 15, 2019, shows him as he drives and he looks over to three guns on the passenger side of his vehicle in New Zealand.

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