"40 people have been shot dead in an attack on two mosques in the city of Christchurch in New Zealand."
"Three people have been arrested. One of them is australian citizen, according to Australia's prime minister, describing the man as a högerextrem terrorist."
"Police have arrested three men, none of them should have been someone"
"40 people have been killed and 20 seriously injured in the bombing, according to the New Zealand prime minister, Jacinda Ardern, who calls the bombing of a well-planned terrorist attack. 30 people were killed in one mosque, 10 people in and out of the other."
"– this can only be described as a terrorist attack, " she says at a press conference."
"She adds that the offender's worldview"
"– For many of them, this is not the place where they were born. For many New Zealand is a choice, a place where they actively came to get to safety. A place where it was safe to exercise their culture and religion, " says Jacinda Ardern, and continues:"
" We are not going to give any oxygen to this act of violence and we condemn what has happened."
"She encourages all to not share the material from the deed that circulated on social media."
"– this is not us. The document does not reflect who we are as a country, " says Ardern."
"According to witnesses, there were several hundred people on site for the Friday prayers in the two mosques in Christchurch when at least one gunman opened fire early on Friday local time."
" I heard three quick shots, then, after about ten seconds, started it again. It must have been an automatic weapons, no one can fire a weapon so fast, says one person who was inside one of the mosques to the AFP."
"– Then people began to run out. Some were covered in blood, " says the witness who does not want to give his name."
"On the social media is spreading a film of what is claimed to be the shooter at one of the mosques. According to Australia's prime minister, Scott Morrison, is the man in question australian citizen, reports several media."
"the Australian authorities are helping with the investigation after masskjutningen, according to Morrison. He strongly condemns the attack and calls the shooter a "
"the Police state that it is working to remove the film from the net and ask people not to share links to it. On the film visible front part of an automatic weapons when the offender goes through a mosque and mowing down anyone who gets in his way. According to the New Zealand Herald livesände shooter the deed on Facebook in 17 minutes."
"According to several media outlets put the same one who sent the video on Facebook up some kind of manifesto on online forums and social media before the deed."
" I did not see the shooter because I was in the next room. But all of a sudden we heard shots fired and people started running for their lives. I'm still in shock, " says Mohan, Ibrahim, who was in the Masjid Al Noor mosque when the offender began to shoot, the New Zealand Herald."
"are Prompted to close the doors."
"Students in the city were held inside the schools during the several hours during the afternoon and the police urged people to stay away from the streets. Just before the clock 18 local time it was announced to parents that they could pick up their children from the schools."
"the Police have urged all mosques in New Zealand to close their doors and citizens to stay away from mosques. The city hospital, where many injured have been brought, has placed in the stabsläge."
"Both in New Zealand and in neighbouring Australia has enabled the anti-terrorberedskap. New Zealand has raised the threat level in the country from low to high."
"In the vicinity of one of the mosques appeared many young people in a klimatmanifestation that was suspended shortly after the shooting."
"According to the foreign MINISTRY's press service, there is no record of any american would have been on site at one of the mosques in Christchurch."