At least one attacker is an Australian citizen, PM Morrison says

Australia’s Prime Minister Scott Morrison has said at least one of the Christchurch attackers is an Australian born citizen.

Speaking at a press conference in Sydney Friday, Morrison condemned the attackers as “extremist right wing, violent terrorists.”

“Australia and New Zealand, we’re not just allies, we’re not just partners, we’re family and as family members with our New Zealand cousins today, we grieve, we are shocked, we’re appalled, we’re outraged,” he said.

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Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison says he is shocked and appalled by the mosque shooting in Christchurch, New Zealand. He confirms that an Australian-born citizen has been taken into custody by New Zealand authorities.

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