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New Zealand bans assault rifles, semi-automatic guns in wake of mosque shootings

France 24 Thursday, 21 March 2019
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announced an immediate ban on the sale of assault rifles and semi-automatics Thursday in a muscular response to the Christchurch terror attack that killed 50 people.
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News video: New Zealand deems sharing of attack video an 'offense'

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New Zealand says that any possession or sharing of a video showing an attack at a mosque that killed at least 50 people, has been classed as an offence. Rough cut (no reporter narration).

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