New Zealand bans military type semi-automatic weapons used in mosque massacre
Thursday, 21 March 2019 New Zealand will ban military-style semi-automatic and assault rifles under tough new gun laws following the killing of 50 people in the country's worst mass shooting, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said on Thursday.
New gun laws are expected to soon be announced in New Zealand, just days after their worst ever mass shooting. 50 people were killed in mass shootings at two mosques in the city of Christchurch on March 15. On Monday, New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said on Monday she would announce new gun...
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