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Old 14th March 2019, 11:25 PM   #161
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Old 14th March 2019, 11:27 PM   #162
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Originally Posted by PhantomWolf View Post
40 confirmed dead.

Officially been called an act of Terrorism now.
Geezes H

And I would imagine we could expect more given the obvious injuries
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Old 14th March 2019, 11:28 PM   #163
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Originally Posted by PhantomWolf View Post
40 confirmed dead.

Officially been called an act of Terrorism now.
Sakes.
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PM says of the arrested that 1 was the primary attacker, 2 were connected with the attack, and the 4th was not directly connected, but won't explain further.
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48 seriously injured also, being treated in various hospitals about Christchurch.


PM repeats Police and Media requests for people to not watch the livestream footage.
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Old 14th March 2019, 11:37 PM   #166
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None of them were on Watchlists. PM says that more will come from the police on this. Is not aware of them being on watchlists in Australia either.

Investigations will need to be made into how the weapons were obtained.
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Suspect's cars both had IEDs attached to them, were disabled by Defense Force.

Can't confirm that one of the men had an IED attached to themselves.
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Security level has been raised to High.

Islamic Worshipers are being told to not congregate in Mosques for the time being. Police are still on high alert for any more events.
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Old 14th March 2019, 11:42 PM   #169
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Originally Posted by PhantomWolf View Post
None of them were on Watchlists. PM says that more will come from the police on this. Is not aware of them being on watchlists in Australia either.

Investigations will need to be made into how the weapons were obtained.
Aussie reporter on 3 news at 6 said the bloke was a known person with the Aussie authorities.

Whatever that means

Aussie are checking nothing is happening with his associates over there.

This could get internationally sensitive re sharing info
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20 of the injured are considered critical, 12 theatres are in use.....
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Old 14th March 2019, 11:49 PM   #171
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Originally Posted by cullennz View Post
Aussie reporter on 3 news at 6 said the bloke was a known person with the Aussie authorities.

Whatever that means
It probably means he already has a criminal record. Being "known to the police" is usually a euphemism for that. It's been confirmed that he wasn't on any terrorism watch lists though.
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Originally Posted by PhantomWolf View Post
40 confirmed dead.

Officially been called an act of Terrorism now.
****, this is like what happened here with Breivik.

Stay strong, NZ.
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Originally Posted by arthwollipot View Post
It probably means he already has a criminal record. Being "known to the police" is usually a euphemism for that. It's been confirmed that he wasn't on any terrorism watch lists though.
Is that sort of thing checked for taking a flight or entering the country? Would a criminal record cause travel problems in NZ or AUS? Assuming the record is not just minor, I mean.
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Old 14th March 2019, 11:53 PM   #174
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40 dead. Goodness. I wish there was a nearby Mosque where I could spread some kindness and sympathy.



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Apparently there just happened to be a massive AOS (Police Armed Offenders Squad) training excersize happening in ChCh, which is why there was such a huge response city wide.

Probably bad to describe this as "a good thing", but kind of handy
Well, I can hear the furious typing by the conspiracy minded. Expect there to be claims it was all fake by morning.
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Old 14th March 2019, 11:54 PM   #175
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Originally Posted by Lambchops View Post
****, this is like what happened here with Breivik.

Stay strong, NZ.
Yes, this is sounding too familiar to a Norwegian.. :/

As will the mental gymnastics that now will come from people who cheered on people with outspoken opinions like this. They won't agree with his actions, but.......

My thoughts are with New Zealand today.
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There has been a controlled detonation at the Britomart Transport Centre in Auckland.
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Originally Posted by Baylor View Post
The "kebab remover" seems to be a reference to a Murdoch Murdoch episode -- Sargon the Afraid.

"Is that the laser weapon we've been funding for Israel?"

"The Palestinian Remover 9000. The only thing I like about Jews is how good they are at removing kebabs."

https://youtu.be/V2-W9za0fF8?t=440
Remove Kebab is an old joke from the wars in former Yugoslavia.

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Yes, this is sounding too familiar to a Norwegian.. :/

As will the mental gymnastics that now will come from people who cheered on people with outspoken opinions like this. They won't agree with his actions, but.......

My thoughts are with New Zealand today.
Agreed on all points.
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I have to say I am getting slightly annoyed at the whole social media thing.

A friend said his 10 year old and his friends stumbled on the video and watched it.

As at one stage before they starting wiping it was every where

I know it is almost impossible to get around but ffs
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The number of people in custody is now officially three. No information on why that changed.
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I watched his video. He killed virtually every person in that first mosque. I would estimate around 30-60 dead at that mosque.
Looks like your count is pretty good.

Latest is "at least 40 dead".

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****, this is like what happened here with Breivik.

Stay strong, NZ.
Slight difference was Breivik was killing people he thought loved Muslims and immigrants. This bloke just went to the source.

I really don't think it will make any long term difference to NZ or NZers. Especially as the guy's an Australian. Might make the underarm the second-worst thing an they've ever done to us, though.
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I have to say I am getting slightly annoyed at the whole social media thing.

A friend said his 10 year old and his friends stumbled on the video and watched it.

As at one stage before they starting wiping it was every where

I know it is almost impossible to get around but ffs
But show a nipple and the 'bots will remove it in seconds.
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The number of people in custody is now officially three. No information on why that changed.
Earlier, the PM had said that the fourth person in custody "was not directly connected". Perhaps that individual was released.
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There has been a controlled detonation at the Britomart Transport Centre in Auckland.
Yep, they blew up a couple of backpackers' packs.

No doubt they'll come back to the station and walk into a maelstrom. I daren't begin to hope they blew the whole thing up - it is the world's most idiotic station, with one track in and the same one out.

Our cops are a bit on edge, despite having caught the perps in record time. I can only assume they were in a car speeding; that being by far the most likely way the cops catch anyone in this country.
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They can be forgiven for being a little bit jumpy right now.
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Interesting point raised by an Aussie woman friend of mine just now - their cops are very keen at keeping tabs on potential muslim terrorists, to the extent of arresting one bloke for having a plastic sword.

Are they as conscientious at keeping an eye on white blokes with extreme tendencies the other way?

(No racists in the Aussie police, are there?)
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Originally Posted by The Atheist View Post
Interesting point raised by an Aussie woman friend of mine just now - their cops are very keen at keeping tabs on potential muslim terrorists, to the extent of arresting one bloke for having a plastic sword.

Are they as conscientious at keeping an eye on white blokes with extreme tendencies the other way?

(No racists in the Aussie police, are there?)
Pretty sure the answer is "no".
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If any Aussies on here have influence with Twitter, would they mind temporarily banning Senator Fraser Anning please and his rants?

Or just go round and give him a slap

Thanks
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Interesting point raised by an Aussie woman friend of mine just now - their cops are very keen at keeping tabs on potential muslim terrorists, to the extent of arresting one bloke for having a plastic sword.

Are they as conscientious at keeping an eye on white blokes with extreme tendencies the other way?

(No racists in the Aussie police, are there?)
Of course there are racists in the Aussie police. There are racists all over the goddamn place here.
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Sure. I clicked the link, and all I see is you cheering for children being locked in cages.

Nothing about actual terrorism, except for the whole innocent kids being treated like animals. But whatever.
Another "skeptic" ignoring threats of terrorism.
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Scum. How strong are NZ anti terrorisim laws? Hopefully they successfully prosecute him and his accomplaces to the fullest extent of the law.
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Originally Posted by cullennz View Post
If any Aussies on here have influence with Twitter, would they mind temporarily banning Senator Fraser Anning please and his rants?

Or just go round and give him a slap

Thanks
I've seen some pretty savage comebacks to that bottom-feeding windbag. But I won't have any of his crap on my Twitter feed.
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Of course there are racists in the Aussie police. There are racists all over the goddamn place here.
I was a bit tongue in cheek there.

I usually describe Aussie as a good place to be white.
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Interesting point raised by an Aussie woman friend of mine just now - their cops are very keen at keeping tabs on potential muslim terrorists, to the extent of arresting one bloke for having a plastic sword.

Are they as conscientious at keeping an eye on white blokes with extreme tendencies the other way?
Probably not, or else something like this wouldn't happen.

Anyway, I'll go out on a limb and claim someone - a group of people - was incited by the years and years of radical Islamic violence all over the world and decided Muslims must die for the rest of us to be safe.

It's not like when Muslims go on a rampage. They aren't incitable at all, it's always a case of undiagnosed mental illness with them.

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I've seen some pretty savage comebacks to that bottom-feeding windbag. But I won't have any of his crap on my Twitter feed.
Indeed

Every country has their own examples of cretin

But geezes I hope this ends his career
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I was a bit tongue in cheek there.

I usually describe Aussie as a good place to be white.
It is a good place to be white. But we did some bloody ****** things to make it that way.
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Latest What We Know So Far, same source as before:

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Forty people been killed and 20 injured in a terrorist attack on two mosques in Christchurch, which occurred during afternoon prayers.
Three people – one of them an Australian-born man – are in custody.
It was described as “a terrorist attack” by NZ prime minister Jacinda Ardern, and an “extremist, right-wing violent terrorist [attack]” by Australian prime minister Scott Morrison.
Christchurch remains on lockdown.
Ardern said: “Many directly affected by this shooting may be migrants to New Zealand, they may even be refugees here...They are us. The person who has perpetuated this violence against us is not.”
The attacker is believed to have livestreamed at least one of the attacks. Police urged people not to share the “distressing” footage, which many Australian news outlets ignored.
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Anyway, I'll go out on a limb and claim someone - a group of people - was incited by the years and years of radical Islamic violence all over the world and decided Muslims must die for the rest of us to be safe.
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Nah, just a plain, ordinary nutter.

If it hadn't been muslims he'd have found something else to aim his hatred at.

Gutless scumbag who looked for the softest target he could find.
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News outlets broadcast that???
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News outlets broadcast that???
The video of him killing?

Yes

Against the polices requests not to
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I generally oppose gun control, but I support the ban on assault weapons and I support a slightly longer waiting period to purchase a gun. With today’s Internet technology we should be able to tell within 72-hours if a potential gun owner has a record.

Source: The America We Deserve, by Donald Trump, p.102 , Jul 2, 2000
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