49 Killed In New Zealand Terror Attack

1.5k views

Three people are in custody after at least one heavily-armed shooter attacked Muslim worshippers at Friday prayer, killing 49 people and injuring dozens in two New Zealand mosques while broadcasting a live stream of the terror attack.

A 28-year-old Australian-born citizen was in custody after claiming responsibility for the attacks in Christchurch and allegedly posting a white nationalist manifesto immediately before the murder spree. 

He and three others who were detained – one of which was later released – were not on any watch lists, and one was a woman, according to reports from Fox News.

"This is one of New Zealand's darkest days," Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said following the massacre, adding that the killings "happened in a place where people should’ve been expressing their religious freedom, where they should’ve been safe."

H/T Fox News

MRCTV Reader,

The media are hard at work weaving a web of confusion, misinformation, and conspiracy surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic.

This is why MRCTV, a program of the MRC, exists—to broadcast conservative values, culture, politics, expose media bias, and provide entertainment to new and diverse audiences. But we can’t do it alone. We are part of the only organization purely dedicated to this critical

Donate today to help MRCTV continue to produce videos and commentary that are seen far and wide. $25 a month goes a long way.

And now, thanks to the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, you can make up to a $300 gift to the 501(c)(3) non-profit organization of your choice and use it as a tax deduction on your 2020 taxes, even if you take the standard deduction on your returns.

— The MRCTV Team

DONATE

Connect

Sign up for MRCTV Daily newsletter to receive the latest videos and commentary.

 

MRC Merch