New Zealand PM: Suspected killer had gun licence

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO
Published 3 days ago - Duration: 01:19s

New Zealand PM: Suspected killer had gun licence

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern told a press conference that the suspected mosque killer had five firearms. She said there were two semi-automatic weapons, two shotguns and a lever-action firearm.

He had obtained a gun licence in November 2017.

Advertisement

You are here

Recent related news from verified sources

There are an estimated 1.5 million firearms in New Zealand β€” roughly one for every three citizens. While that rate pales in comparison to the United States and...
3 days ago • Seattle Times

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and her cabinet will start discussions on changes to New Zealand's gun laws, following the Christchurch mosque shootings.
20 hours ago • SBS

Watch VideoAfter mass shootings like the ones atΒ two New Zealand mosques, attention often turns to local gun laws. And In comparison with other countries, New...
3 days ago • Newsy

The owner of a New Zealand gun store said on Monday the man charged with murder in Christchurch's mass shooting had bought firearms and ammunition online from...
10 hours ago • Reuters India

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said on Monday she would announce new gun laws within days, after 50 people were killed in mass shootings at two...
9 hours ago • Reuters India

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...
7 hours ago • Reuters India

Recent related videos from verified sources

New Zealand cabinet agrees on tougher gun laws in principle: PM 02:51
Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO - Published 2 hours ago 

Victims Of New Zealand Mosque Attacks Remembered In NYC 01:38
Credit: CBS 2 New York - Published 11 hours ago 

"Our gun laws will change" says NZ Prime Minister 01:59
Credit: Reuters Studio - Published 12 hours ago 

Facebook Removes 1.5M Versions Of Attack Video 00:33
Credit: Wochit News - Published 13 hours ago 

You might like