Oxford honours victims of Christchurch terrorist attack
24 March, 2019, 00:35 | Author: Gregory Stephens
The Al Noor mosque was taken over by police for investigations and security reasons after alleged gunman Brenton Tarrant attacked Muslims gathered there and at a smaller mosque for Friday prayers, killing 50 people.
The hijab-wearing gesture quickly gained traction across the country and on social media, with thousands of non-Muslim New Zealanders wearing the Islamic symbol to express sympathy.
Fifty people were killed last Friday in attacks on two mosques by an Australian white supremacist.
"I wanted to say: "We are with you, we want you to feel at home on your own streets, we love, support and respect you", Ashman said.
Worshippers prepare to enter the Al Noor mosque following last week’s mass shooting in Christchurch
"I don't think I am displaying leadership", she was quoted as saying by the New Zealand press.
The world needs compassionate unifying leaders like the Prime Minister of New Zealand Jacinda Ardern to live in one world together in peace and harmony with others.
Burials of the victims begun on Wednesday, with a final mass burial expected after prayers on Friday. He has been remanded in custody without plea until April 5. "We are determined to not let anyone divide us", he added, as the crowd erupted with applause.
On Friday, scores of women in New Zeland wore headscarves remembering the mosque shooting victims. "Their blood has watered the seeds of hope", he said in prayers broadcast nationally.
A police spokesperson confirmed to AFP that one relative died from "a medical event", and that another also had died, but offered no further details in either case.
Residents of Christchurch are still recovering from a devastating quake that hit in 2011, killing 185 and injuring thousands.
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