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Metropolitan area in South Island, New Zealand

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Christchurch: Metropolitan area in South Island, New Zealand
Christchurch is the largest city in the South Island of New Zealand and the seat of the Canterbury Region. The Christchurch urban area lies on the South Island's east coast, just north of Banks Peninsula. It is home to 404,500 residents, making it New Zealand's third-most populous city behind Auckland and Wellington.

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Shaken by mosque massacre, New Zealand gun owners prepare to hand over banned weapons

Mike Salvesen was working on his farm in the foothills of New Zealand's Southern Alps last Friday when his phone began pinging with news of a tragedy unfolding about 110 km (70 miles) away in..
Reuters - Published

Special Report - Shattered sanctuary: In Christchurch, an imam seeks to rebuild

Ibrahim Abdelhalim was at his mosque last week in the Linwood neighborhood of Christchurch, New Zealand, delivering a prayer as he usually does on Friday afternoons. The 67-year-old grandfather had..
Reuters - Published

Videos for Christchurch

New Zealand Bans Semi-Automatics [Video]New Zealand Bans Semi-Automatics

,Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said on Thursday. 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..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:35Published

New Zealand to Ban Military-Style Semi-Automatic Weapons [Video]New Zealand to Ban Military-Style Semi-Automatic Weapons

The announcement comes almost a week after an attack on two mosques in Christchurch killed at least 50 people and injured dozen more.

Credit: Newsy Studio     Duration: 01:42Published

Church holds multi-faith service in memory of mosque attack victims [Video]Church holds multi-faith service in memory of mosque attack victims

Worshipers in Christchurch attended a multi-faith memorial service on Thursday (March 21) held for those killed in gun attacks on two mosques during Friday (March 15) prayers. No reporter narration.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:19Published

New Zealand bans semi-automatic and assault rifles [Video]New Zealand bans semi-automatic and assault rifles

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..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:42Published

New Zealand actor Sam Neill was 'in floods of tears' after shooting [Video]New Zealand actor Sam Neill was 'in floods of tears' after shooting

New Zealand actor Sam Neill recounts the moment he found out about the Christchurch mosque shootings, while in a taxi driven by a Muslim driver, saying he was in "floods of tears". Rough cut (no..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 02:07Published

Australian PM happy with 'moderation' of Turkey's Christchurch comments [Video]Australian PM happy with 'moderation' of Turkey's Christchurch comments

Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison welcomes the moderation of Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan's comments made following the New Zealand shootings. Rough cut (no reporter narration).

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:06Published

After mosque attacks, New Zealand quickly bans assault weapons [Video]After mosque attacks, New Zealand quickly bans assault weapons

New Zealand's prime minister on Thursday said her administration is immediately banning assault rifles, high-capacity magazines and "military style semi-automatic rifles" like the weapons used in last..

Credit: Time     Duration: 01:25Published

Muslim surgeon who treated NZ child fights tears [Video]Muslim surgeon who treated NZ child fights tears

Dr. Adib Khanafer, a vascular surgeon at Christchurch Hospital described on Wednesday repairing the vessel injury of a four-year-old girl wounded during last week's deadly mass shooting in New Zealand..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:11Published

Jacinda Ardern Speaks to Students Following Mass Shooting in Christchurch [Video]Jacinda Ardern Speaks to Students Following Mass Shooting in Christchurch

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has garnered international praise for her empathetic but defiant response in the wake of the terror attacks on two mosques in the city of Christchurch that..

Credit: Time     Duration: 01:53Published

New Zealand's PM Calls for Global Fight Against Racism And Scapegoating Immigrants [Video]New Zealand's PM Calls for Global Fight Against Racism And Scapegoating Immigrants

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern says there needs to be a global campaign against racism after a mass shooting at two mosques in Christchurch. The alleged shooter wrote a 74-page manifesto..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:44Published

NZ FM heads to Turkey over Erdogan mosque remarks [Video]NZ FM heads to Turkey over Erdogan mosque remarks

New Zealand's Foreign Minister will travel to Turkey to "confront" comments made by Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan on the killing of at least 50 people at mosques in Christchurch. Emily Wither..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:50Published

New Zealand to mark one week since Christchurch mosque attacks [Video]New Zealand to mark one week since Christchurch mosque attacks

PM Ardern says her country will mark the one-week anniversary of Friday's attack, with a two-minute silence.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 03:09Published

New Zealand Makes Progress in Identifying Mosque Victims [Video]New Zealand Makes Progress in Identifying Mosque Victims

As of Wednesday, New Zealand authorities had identified 21 victims and made their remains available to be returned to their families.

Credit: Newsy Studio     Duration: 01:47Published

Australia, Turkey in row after Christchurch massacres [Video]Australia, Turkey in row after Christchurch massacres

Turkish president presented attacks on New Zealand mosques by an Australian as part of a broader assault on Turkey and Islam, triggering a response from Australia.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 01:53Published

Christchurch shootings: New Zealand to 'confront' Erdogan over remarks [Video]Christchurch shootings: New Zealand to 'confront' Erdogan over remarks

Christchurch shootings: New Zealand to 'confront' Erdogan over remarks

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 01:17Published

Families of Christchurch attack victims bury their loved ones [Video]Families of Christchurch attack victims bury their loved ones

New Zealand PM Ardern says 30 victims now identified and available to families for burial as first services begin.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:02Published

New Zealand Begins Funerals [Video]New Zealand Begins Funerals

According to REuters, The bodies of victims from New Zealand’s mosques mass shooting were carried in open caskets on the shoulders of mourners into a large tent at Christchurch’s Memorial Park..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:40Published

NZ foreign minister headed to Turkey to NZ foreign minister headed to Turkey to "confront" Erdogan's mosque shooting comments

New Zealand's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said on Wednesday Foreign Minister Winston Peters will travel to Turkey to "confront" comments made by Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan on the killing of at..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:06Published

Suspect in New Zealand Mosque Attacks Had a Third Target [Video]Suspect in New Zealand Mosque Attacks Had a Third Target

Fifty people died and dozens of others were injured following shootings at two mosques in Christchurch on Friday.

Credit: Newsy Studio     Duration: 01:29Published

Burials begin for New Zealand mosque shooting victims [Video]Burials begin for New Zealand mosque shooting victims

The bodies of two victims from New Zealand's mosques mass shooting were carried in open caskets on the shoulders of mourners into a large tent at Christchurch's Memorial Park Cemetery - the first..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:45Published

First funerals for New Zealand mosque attack victims [Video]First funerals for New Zealand mosque attack victims

A father and son who fled the civil war in Syria for "the safest country in the world" but were killed in the New Zealand mosque attack were buried on Wednesday. Theirs were the first two funerals for..

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 02:39Published

Burials begin for New Zealand shooting victims [Video]Burials begin for New Zealand shooting victims

The bodies of two victims from New Zealand's mosques mass shooting were carried in open caskets on the shoulders of mourners into a large tent at Christchurch's Memorial Park Cemetery - the first..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:11Published

NZ's Ardern tells students 'it is okay to grieve' [Video]NZ's Ardern tells students 'it is okay to grieve'

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern visits the Cashmere High School in Christchurch, whose students and parent community were among those most impacted by recent attacks. Rough cut (no reporter..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 02:07Published

Father, son are first mosque dead to be buried [Video]Father, son are first mosque dead to be buried

The first two people to be buried after last week's mosque attacks that killed 50 people in the New Zealand city of Christchurch were a father and his son.

Credit: Time     Duration: 00:43Published

Christchurch attacks force New Zealand to see 'racist underbelly' [Video]Christchurch attacks force New Zealand to see 'racist underbelly'

The mass shootings at mosques in New Zealand is prompting examination of racism in a society believes itself multicultural and tolerant.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:57Published

 

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

The bullet-riddled Al Noor mosque in Christchurch was being repaired, painted and cleaned ahead of Friday prayers, as grieving families buried more victims of New Zealand's worst mass shooting.
Reuters - Published

Christchurch shootings: New Zealand will ban all military style weapons, says PM

New Zealand will ban all types of semi-automatic weapons used in Christchurch attacks, says PM Jacinda Ardern.
BBC News - Published

Jacinda Ardern: 'A leader with love on full display'

jacinda ardern: 'a leader with love on full display'
The NZ prime minister has been held up as an example of good leadership after the Christchurch attack.
BBC News - Published

NZ foreign minister headed to Turkey to 'confront' Erdogan's mosque shooting comments

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said on Wednesday Foreign Minister Winston Peters will travel to Turkey to "confront" comments made by Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan on the killing of 50..
Reuters - Published

Christchurch shootings: UK survivor 'cradled young woman' killed at mosque

christchurch shootings: uk survivor 'cradled young woman' killed at mosque
A British man tells how he survived the Christchurch attack and cradled a young woman shot dead.
BBC News - Published

Christchurch shootings: The Briton who survived mosque attack

christchurch shootings: the briton who survived mosque attack
Nathan Smith says he doesn't know how he survived the Al Noor mosque attack in Christchurch.
BBC News - Published

Christchurch shooting: Australia's moment of hate speech reckoning

christchurch shooting: australia's moment of hate speech reckoning
Australians question whether the tone of racial rhetoric spurred the man accused of the Christchurch attacks.
BBC News - Published

Christchurch shootings: Why Turkey's Erdogan uses attack video

christchurch shootings: why turkey's erdogan uses attack video
The Turkish leader's use of footage from the New Zealand shootings is vintage Erdogan, says Mark Lowen.
BBC News - Published

Haka ring out as New Zealand deals with trauma of shootings

Members of rival New Zealand gangs gathered in unity on Wednesday to slap their thighs, thump their chests and stick out their tongues in a traditional Maori haka to commemorate the victims of last..
Reuters - Published

New Zealand begins funerals for mosque shooting victims, PM visits school

The bodies of victims from New Zealand's mosques mass shooting were carried in open caskets on the shoulders of mourners into a large tent at Christchurch's Memorial Park Cemetery on Wednesday - the..
Reuters - Published

Christchurch shootings: Jacinda Ardern calls for global anti-racism fight

christchurch shootings: jacinda ardern calls for global anti-racism fight
New Zealand's PM tells the BBC that right-wing ideology must be confronted after the mosque attacks.
BBC News - Published

NZ shootings: Comic asks searching race relations questions

nz shootings: comic asks searching race relations questions
A widely-shared comic asks tough questions in the wake of Friday's attack in Christchurch.
BBC News - Published

Burials begin for New Zealand mosque shooting victims

The bodies of two victims from New Zealand's mosques mass shooting were carried in open caskets on the shoulders of mourners into a large tent at Christchurch's Memorial Park Cemetery on Wednesday -..
Reuters - Published

Global probe underway to build profile of Christchurch shooter, police chief says

New Zealand's police chief said on Wednesday that the police were working with global intelligence agencies to build a profile of the shooter who killed 50 people at mosques in Christchurch last week.
Reuters - Published

Christchurch shootings: First funerals for victims of mosque attacks

christchurch shootings: first funerals for victims of mosque attacks
Two of the Christchurch mosque attack victims are laid to rest as volunteers travel to help families.
BBC News - Published

Christchurch shootings: Meghan and Harry pay tribute to victims

christchurch shootings: meghan and harry pay tribute to victims
The royals are welcomed with a traditional Maori greeting as they sign a book of condolence in London.
BBC News - Published

Prince Harry, Meghan pay respects for New Zealand shooting victims

Britain's Prince Harry and his wife Meghan paid their respects on Tuesday for the victims of last week's mass shooting at two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand in which 50 people were killed.
Reuters - Published

Turkey's Erdogan calls on New Zealand to restore death penalty over shooting

President Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday called on New Zealand to restore the death penalty for the gunman who killed 50 people at two Christchurch mosques, warning that Turkey would make the attacker pay..
Reuters - Published

Christchurch shootings: Ardern vows never to say suspect's name

christchurch shootings: ardern vows never to say suspect's name
New Zealand prime minister says gunman who attacked mosques should not be given notoriety.
BBC News - Published

Christchurch shooting: Australia PM calls for social media crackdown

christchurch shooting: australia pm calls for social media crackdown
Australia PM asks that leaders discuss "unrestricted" social media at the upcoming G20 meeting.
BBC News - Published

NZ PM vows never to say gunman's name

nz pm vows never to say gunman's name
New Zealand's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has vowed to never use the Christchurch attacker's name.
BBC News - Published

New Zealand prepares for first burials of Christchurch attack victims

Preparations were underway on Tuesday to begin burials of victims from the Christchurch mosques attacks after days of intense grieving for the 50 people killed by a lone gunman in New Zealand's..
Reuters - Published

New Zealand attack: How young people responded

new zealand attack: how young people responded
Five of those killed in the Christchurch attack were under 16. Young people held their own vigil.
BBC News - Published

'I still love you': Christchurch survivor forgives his wife's killer

A wheelchair-using worshipper who survived the slaughter at Christchurch's Al Noor mosque, but whose wife was killed, has offered an olive branch to the gunman, saying he would like to meet him and..
Reuters - Published

Grieving New Zealand looks for lessons from Christchurch attack

After days of intense grieving for New Zealand's worst-ever mass shooting, attention began to turn to how the country's gun laws need to change and what warning signs might have been missed ahead of a..
Reuters - Published

Christchurch shootings: The rising new threat of alt-right violence

christchurch shootings: the rising new threat of alt-right violence
The man accused of the Christchurch shootings left a trail of references to online culture and extremist alt-right ideology.
BBC News - Published

Christchurch shootings: How mass killings have changed gun laws

christchurch shootings: how mass killings have changed gun laws
New Zealand is preparing to reform its gun laws following the mass shooting in which 50 people were killed.
BBC News - Published

England to pay tribute to NZ mosque victims before Euro 2020 qualifier

england to pay tribute to nz mosque victims before euro 2020 qualifier
A tribute will be paid to the victims of the Christchurch shootings before England's match against the Czech Republic on Friday.
BBC News - Published

New Zealand shootings: Christchurch students perform Haka for victims

new zealand shootings: christchurch students perform haka for victims
Schools across Christchurch perform the traditional Maori war dance to pay respects to those killed.
BBC News - Published

Volunteers fly in to wash the dead in New Zealand

Kamran Nasir was in a finance lecture in Australia when a gunman slaughtered 50 people during Friday prayers at two mosques in the New Zealand city of Christchurch.
Reuters - Published

PM Ardern vows tough new gun laws after New Zealand shootings

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said on Monday she would announce new gun laws within days, after a lone gunman killed 50 people in mass shootings at two mosques in the city of Christchurch.
Reuters - Published

Pair who 'taunted taxi driver over New Zealand attacks' in Rochdale charged by police

Greater Manchester Police investigating several incidents connected to deadly Christchurch shooting
Independent - Published

Christchurch shootings: Erdogan criticised for showing NZ video

christchurch shootings: erdogan criticised for showing nz video
New Zealand says airing footage of the mosque attacks at Turkish rallies endangers its citizens.
BBC News - Published

New gun laws to make New Zealand safer after mosque shootings, says PM Ardern

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said on Monday she would announce new gun laws within days, after a lone gunman killed 50 people in mass shootings at two mosques in the city of Christchurch.
Reuters - Published

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