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Erdoğan praises New Zealand PM after row over mosque attacks

Turkish leader softens tone following controversy over his screening of Christchurch massacre footage at election ralliesThe Turkish president has said the reaction and empathy shown by the New Zealand prime minister, Jacinda Ardern, following the attack on two mosques in Christchurch should be an example to world leaders.In a speech during the meeting of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan also thanked the people and authorities of New Zealand for their sensitivity and...
Tags: Christchurch shooting, Turkey, Christchurch, New Zealand, Asia Pacific, World news, Jacinda Ardern, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan


More NSW voters want tighter gun laws in wake of Christchurch shooting

New polling shows support for stricter gun control, as Shooters hope for balance of power after NSW electionNew polling suggests a rise in the number of voters who believe Australia’s gun laws need tightening in the wake of the Christchurch terrorist attack.New Zealand’s prime minister, Jacinda Ardern, announced sweeping and immediate changes to the country’s gun laws on Thursday, including a ban on firearms used in the deadly Christchurch shooting and the introduction of a buyback scheme. Conti...
Tags: Gun control, New South Wales election 2019, New South Wales politics, Christchurch shooting, Australian politics, Jacinda Ardern, Liberal party, Labor party, Australia news, New Zealand, Christchurch


News media should follow New Zealand prime minister’s example

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has shown amazing grace, leadership, compassion and poise in the aftermath of the massacres in Christchurch. Every nation should be so fortunate as to have such strength at the helm of government. She has not shrunk from the daunting tasks of comforting the bereaved and reassuring the citizenry. But […]
Tags: News, Opinion, New Zealand, Letters to the Editor, Northwest Voices, Jacinda Ardern, Christchurch Every


In New Zealand, Spreading the Mosque Shooting Video Is a Crime

The charges came as Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern vowed to investigate the role that social media companies played in mosque massacres last week.
Tags: News, New Zealand, Jacinda Ardern


4 things to know about Jacinda Ardern, New Zealand's prime minister

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern is the youngest New Zealand leader in more than a century.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, New Zealand, Usa Today, Jacinda Ardern


New Zealand Prime Minister Announces Gun Ban

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announced a ban on "military-style" semi-automatic firearms and high-capacity magazines.
Tags: News, New Zealand, Jacinda Ardern


Compare and contrast

How New Zealand handles one mass shooting: Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern of New Zealand on Thursday announced a national ban on all military-style semiautomatic weapons, all high-capacity ammunition magazines and all parts that allow weapons to be modified into the kinds of guns used to kill 50 people at two mosques in Christchurch last week. “What we’re banning today are the things used in last Friday’s attack,” she said, adding: “It’s about all of us, it’s in the national interest and it’s ab...
Tags: News, Indiana, United States, New Zealand, Christchurch, Monticello, Jeet Heer, Jacinda Ardern, Editor’s Blog


Sanders: ‘We Must Follow New Zealand’s Lead’ on Assault-Rifle Ban

Senator Bernie Sanders (I., Vt.) on Thursday praised New Zealand prime minister Jacinda Ardern for immediately banning military-style semi-automatic weapons in response to the Christchurch mosque shootings, and suggested the executive action should serve as a blueprint for the U.S.> This is what real action to stop gun violence looks like. We must follow New Zealand's lead, take on the NRA and ban the sale and distribution of assault weapons in the United States. https://t.co/lSAisDG9Ur> > -...
Tags: News, Hillary Clinton, United States, New Zealand, Parliament, Sandy Hook, Christchurch, Bernie Sanders, Sanders, Nra, Conn, Chris Murphy, Linwood, Jacinda Ardern, Ardern


New Zealand's prime minister refuses to say the mosque shooter's name. She's not alone.

New Zealand prime minister Jacinda Ardern joins a growing chorus who want to avoid copycat shootings by denying perpetrators the fame they seek.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, New Zealand, Usa Today, Jacinda Ardern


Kiwis Rush to NZ Gun Shops in Anticipation of New Gun Laws

Opinion While some New Zealanders are turning in guns to police, others are rushing to gun shops to buy semi-auto rifles in anticipation of new gun control laws. (Dave Workman) USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- Instead of rushing to turn in their guns in the aftermath of the double mosque attacks in Christchurch, reports from New Zealand indicate that many of the island nation’s citizens are actually rushing to gun stores in the anticipation of a ban that might be coming from Prime Minister Jacinda Ard...
Tags: Usa, Guns, America, Cnn, Canada, United States, New Zealand, Un, Watson, Usa Today, Christchurch, Kiwi, Nra, Blenheim, Gottlieb, Dave Workman


A single decision by New Zealand's leader may prevent copycat killers

New Zealand prime minister Jacinda Ardern joins a growing chorus who want to avoid copycat shootings by denying perpetrators the fame they seek.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, New Zealand, Usa Today, Jacinda Ardern


Assault rifles to be banned in New Zealand

All military-style semi-automatic weapons, assault rifles and high-capacity magazines will be banned in New Zealand following the mass shootings at two Christchurch mosques that killed 50 people, New Zealand's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announced.
Tags: Asia, News, New Zealand, Christchurch, Jacinda Ardern


New Zealand Prime Minister bans assault rifles after shootings

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern banned all assault rifles after the mosques shootings that left 50 people dead.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, New Zealand, Usa Today, Jacinda Ardern


Christchurch shootings: New Zealand to ban military style weapons

PM Jacinda Ardern says gun owners must hand in affected weapons, in a bid to prevent mass shootings.
Tags: News, New Zealand, Christchurch, Jacinda Ardern


Six Days After Mosque Massacre, NZ Bans ‘Military-Style’ Guns, Starts Buyback

CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern on Thursday announced a ban of “military-style” semi-automatic firearms and high-capacity magazines like those used in the shootings at Christchurch mosques last week. Ardern said a sales ban was effective immediately to prevent stockpiling and would be followed by a complete ban on the weapons after new laws were rushed through. She said people could hand over their guns under an amnesty while officials develop a form...
Tags: Facebook, News, America, New Zealand, Christchurch, Bush, Omar, Tarrant, Christchurch New Zealand, Mike Bush, Jacinda Ardern, Ardern, Kate Riga, Darren Jacobs, AP story, New Zealand massacre


Assault rifles to be banned, says New Zealand Prime Minister

All military-style semi-automatic weapons, assault rifles and high-capacity magazines will be banned in New Zealand following the mass shootings at two Christchurch mosques that killed 50 people, New Zealand's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announced on Thursday.
Tags: News, New Zealand, Stories, Christchurch, Jacinda Ardern


Assault rifles to be banned in New Zealand in aftermath of massacre, Prime Minister announces

All military-style semi-automatic weapons, assault rifles and high-capacity magazines will be banned in New Zealand following the mass shootings at two Christchurch mosques that killed 50 people, New Zealand's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announced.
Tags: Cnn, New Zealand, Christchurch, Jacinda Ardern


New Zealand to Ban Military-Style Semiautomatic Guns, Jacinda Ardern Says

The announcement on Thursday from New Zealand’s prime minister came less than a week after a massacre at two mosques in Christchurch.
Tags: News, New Zealand, Gun Control, Firearms, Jacinda Ardern, Ardern, Jacinda, Christchurch (New Zealand


Assault rifles to be banned, New Zealand Prime Minister says

All military-style semi-automatic weapons, assault rifles and high-capacity magazines will be banned in New Zealand following the mass shootings at two Christchurch mosques that killed 50 people, New Zealand's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announced on Thursday.
Tags: News, New Zealand, Stories, Christchurch, Jacinda Ardern


New Zealand Prime Minister announces immediate ban on all assault weapons

New Zealand will ban military-style semi-automatic and assault rifles under tough new gun laws following the killing of 50 people in the country's worst mass shooting, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said on Thursday. In the immediate aftermath of Friday's shootings at two mosques in Christchurch, Ms Ardern labelled the attack as terrorism and said New Zealand's gun laws would change. "On 15 March our history changed forever. Now, our laws will too. We are announcing action today on be...
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Assault rifles to be banned New Zealand in aftermath of massacre, Prime Minister announces

All military-style semi-automatic weapons, assault rifles and high-capacity magazines will be banned in New Zealand following the mass shootings at two Christchurch mosques that killed 50 people, New Zealand's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announced.
Tags: Cnn, New Zealand, Christchurch, Jacinda Ardern


After Mosque Attacks, New Zealand Banning ‘Military-Style’ Guns

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announced an immediate ban on sales of “military-style” semi-automatic and automatic weapons like the ones used in the attacks on two mosques in Christchurch that killed 50 worshippers.
Tags: News, Christchurch, Jacinda Ardern


New Zealand Bans Assault Rifles in Wake of Deadly Attacks

The ban takes immediate effect to prevent stockpiling of firearms while the legislation is being drafted, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern told reporters on Thursday. Further changes in gun laws to tighten licensing and increase controls over ammunition will be made in coming months. “I strongly believe that the vast majority of legitimate gun owners in New Zealand will understand that these moves are in the national interest, and will take these changes in their stride,” she said.
Tags: News, New Zealand, Jacinda Ardern


Bullet-riddled New Zealand mosque to reopen for Friday prayers; more victims buried

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has announced that Friday's call to prayers for Muslims will be broadcast nationally and there will be a two minute silence. Armed police have been guarding mosques around New Zealand after 50 people were killed last Friday by a lone gunman who attacked worshippers at two mosques in Christchurch. "Police have been working relentlessly, doing everything in our power to gather all appropriate evidence from what are active crime scenes so we can allow people to retur...
Tags: News, New Zealand, Al Noor, Linwood, Jacinda Ardern, Christchurch Police


New Zealand Banning Weapons Like Those Used In Mosque Attacks In Christchurch

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said Thursday that the government will ban "military-style semi-automatic weapons and assault rifles," to avert "the kind of horror and attack that we saw on Friday."(Image credit: Hagen Hopkins/Getty Images)
Tags: News, Christchurch, Jacinda Ardern


New Zealand bans all assault weapons after mosque shootings, prime minister says

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern says New Zealand is immediately banning assault rifles, high-capacity magazines and "military style semi-automatic rifles" like the weapons used in last Friday's attacks on two Christchurch mosques.
Tags: News, New Zealand, Christchurch, Jacinda Ardern


New Zealand to Ban Military-Style Semiautomatic Guns, Jacinda Ardern Says

The announcement on Thursday from the New Zealand prime minister came less than a week after a massacre at two mosques in Christchurch.
Tags: News, New Zealand, Gun Control, Firearms, Jacinda Ardern, Ardern, Jacinda, Christchurch (New Zealand


New Zealand Bans Military-Style Weapons Following the Christchurch Mosque Shootings

"Every semi-automatic weapon used in the terrorist attack on Friday will be banned," Jacinda Ardern says
Tags: News, Uncategorized, New Zealand, Overnight, Onetime, Jacinda Ardern, Christchurch Mosque Shootings


Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announces new gun laws six days after mass shootings at two mosques left 50 people dead

New Zealand's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said that all military-style semi-automatic weapons, assault rifles and high-capacity magazines will be banned in the country following the mass shootings at two Christchurch mosques that killed 50 people.
Tags: News, New Zealand, Stories, Christchurch, Jacinda Ardern


New Zealand PM announces ban on all assault rifles following Christchurch massacre

New Zealand's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said that all military-style semi-automatic weapons, assault rifles and high-capacity magazines will be banned in the country following the mass shootings at two Christchurch mosques that killed 50 people.
Tags: Cnn, New Zealand, Christchurch, Jacinda Ardern



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