The Prime Minister of New Zealand Jacinda Ardern confirmed the death of 49 people in attacks on a mosque in Christchurch.
According to her, 10 people were killed in a mosque in Lynnwood (a suburb of Christchurch) and 30 people in the mosque on Dean Avenue in the city. More than 20 people seriously injured. They are in the hospital, transfers television channel CNN.
One of the gunmen who opened fire at two mosques in New Zealand, was 28-year-old Aussie Brenton Tarrant. It was shot on video, shot at the victims. The day before, and wrote a 74-page Manifesto, where he expressed his hatred for migrants. To broadcast calls for the offender to subscribe to PewDiePie. The blogger has already responded and expressed condolences to the victims and their families.
The city closed all schools and government offices. Police arrested 3 men and 1 woman, suspected of organizing the shooting.
Earlier it was reported that in New Zealand the shooting occurred. In the hospital delivered about 30 wounded. At the time of the seizure of the buildings was about 200 and 300 people respectively.
We will remind, in July of 2017, the criminals in masks opened fire near French mosque in Avignon. Four people were killed. In August of the same year in the Afghan capital Kabul in a shooting and suicide bombing at a mosque the death toll has risen to 28 people, and injured up to 50.