40 killed after ‘extremist’ gunman opens fire at two New Zealand mosques

  • In a startling and violent attack on two mosques in New Zealand's Christchurch, at least 40 people were killed when gunmen opened indiscriminate fire. Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has admitted that one suspect hails from his country, while calling the act 'extremist, right wing and violent'. The Prime Minister of New Zealand, Jacinda Ardern called it 'one of the darkest days' for the country.