The counterterrorism insight from Brenton Tarrant’s horrific actions in New Zealand is not that he is an aberration in right-wing extremism; it’s that he is not. Yes, he used a camera to livestream the atrocity over social media, and it ,…MORE: www.economist.com
New Zealand shooting is warning for US: Get serious about white supremacist terror threat.The counterterrorism insight from Brenton Tarrant’s horrific actions in New Zealand is not that he is an aberration in right-wing extremism; it’s that he is not. Yes, he used a camera to livestream the atrocity over social media, and it went viral before it was removed. ..more: USTODAY
…Professor Greg Barton, chair of global Islamic politics at the Alfred Deakin Institute for Globalisation & Citizenship, characterised Tarrant as having an “unhealthy narcissism” common among “terrorists”.
“I think he was drawn by this dark fantasy of going zero to hero, like an Anders Behring Breivik, like the Quebec City mosque shooting of January 2017,” said Barton.”…more: AlJazeerah:
All those who have helped to spread the worldwide myth that Muslims are a threat have blood on their hands. For Muslims, Friday Prayer is like Sunday Mass for Christians. It’s the day of community prayer. We travel to our local mosques, our religious sanctuary. Our families gather in the early afternoon to pray as a community. Kids run through the halls as the imam recites the Quran in Arabic. We eat together and mingle outside…MORE NYT
The country’s highest ranking Muslim police officer fought back tears as she shared a heartfelt message at a vigil for the victims of the Christchurch tragedy. Speaking at downtown Auckland’s Aotea Square, Superintendent Naila Hassan told the crowd gathered she was a “proud Muslim, and a leader in the New Zealand Police”….more:.stuff.co.nz
An Australian citizen named Brenton Tarrant, aged 28, was attacked Friday by two worshipers in Christchurch, New Zealand, who opened fire directly at worshipers, killing 49 people and injuring 48 others, including children, some seriously.
The attack was broadcast directly through Facebook Live, which documented the operation from start to finish, recorded by a GoPro camera on his head.
It appears in the recording, which apologizes “Arab 21” for the full publication of his reputation as the porter get out of his car and go to the mosque and a barrage of bullets, before entering the corridors of the mosque and continue to fire on the worshipers in a state of panic…more: ARABI21
Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern described the horror as a terrorist attack, saying it was perpetrated by suspects with “extremist views”…more: CNN
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Note: Allaah says: “Who, when disaster strikes them, say, “Indeed we belong to Allah, and indeed to Him we will return.Those are the ones upon whom are blessings from their Lord and mercy. And it is those who are the [rightly] guided.”2/156
Before the blood-stained car accident, the killer listened to the music of the Balkan folk melosa. Serbian media claim it is a Chetnik song.
The attacker executed the massacre quietly, and the video was released on Facebook, but soon that social network was dislodged and blocked.
The man entered the mosque Al Nnoor on Friday about 13:30 local time, when Muslim worship prayers took place, and he opened fire. He fired more than 100 hits just inside the mosque.
The visit started with a car in the car and the phrase “Let the party start!” ……more: /dnevnik.hr
New Zealand shooting: everything we know so far” THE GUARDIAN
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