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Ardern leads two-minute silence for shooting victims

Ardern leads two-minute silence for shooting victims
Friday 22
7:30 2019

New Zealand observed the Muslim call to prayer one week after the Christchurch mosque attacks. New Zealand's prime minister, Jacinda Ardern, joined thousands in a two-minute vigil, a week after the attacks on two mosques in Christchurch. She joined Muslims and non-Muslims in Hagley Park, opposite al Noor mosque, to observe the call to prayer followed by the silence. At least 42 people were killed in al Noor mosque, and seven in nearby Linwood mosque, after a gunman opened fire at about 1.40pm on Friday 15 March. Image: The call to prayer in Hagley Park Image: New Zealand's prime minister ...

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Summary: New Zealand's prime minister, Jacinda Ardern, joined thousands in a two-minute vigil, a week after the attacks on two mosques in Christchurch.

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