Brenton Tarrant- the main gunman who killed numerous worshippers in a New Zealand mosque on Friday – was a right-wing “terrorist” with Australian citizenship.
“We stand here and condemn, absolutely the attack that occurred today by an extremist, right-wing, violent terrorist Brenton Tarrant,” said Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison.
Morrison confirmed media reports that the gunman who mowed down worshippers in the main mosque in the southern New Zealand city of Christchurch was an Australian-born citizen.
He said Australian security authorities were investigating any links between the country and the attack but declined to provide further details about the Australian gunman. Read More