New Zealand, Christchurch Shootings

New Zealand, Christchurch Shootings

New Zealand introduces armed patrols after mosques shooting

New Zealand introduces armed patrols after mosques shooting


New Zealand introduces armed patrols after mosques shooting

WELLINGTON: New Zealand police on Friday (Oct 18) announced the introduction of armed patrols in response to the Christchurch mosques massacre in ...

Under the new system being trialled in three regions, including Christchurch, AOS officers will be constantly on patrol in specialised vehicles, allowing for more rapid response times.

The pair, who have not been publicly identified, received bravery awards from Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern this week.

This week Ardern announced the establishment of an investigation team dedicated solely to tackling online extremism, and she has pushed tech giants to do more to tackle the issue.

Read more: CNA

New Zealand awards for police who captured Christchurch shooting suspectWELLINGTON: New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern handed bravery awards to two police officers in a private ceremony on Wednesday (Oct 16) for ...

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Mancini's Italy emerge from the darkness to begin record-breaking new eraAt first glance, Italy's 5-0 win over a Liechtenstein side ranked 182nd in the world by FIFA wasn't a noteworthy result.

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