New Zealand

Jacquie Cadorette
April 07, 2020 - 8:00 am
Leaders across the globe are being lauded for their handling of the coronavirus pandemic. Many have offered support in comfort to their communities in a time of need. One such leader is New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern.
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Associated Press
September 03, 2019 - 3:50 am
New Zealand is six weeks into an ambitious program to buy tens of thousands of guns from owners across the country.
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July 22, 2019 - 1:28 pm
New Zealand's government is planning further restrictions to gun ownership in a law proposed Monday that emphasizes owning guns is a privilege and not a right.
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Police Sr. Sgt. Paddy Hannan shows New Zealand lawmakers an AR-15 style rifle
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July 13, 2019 - 12:09 pm
Dozens of Christchurch gun owners on Saturday handed over their weapons in exchange for money
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May 15, 2019 - 5:34 am
Livestreaming terrorist attacks. Using social media to spread deadly ideas. Manipulating banned videos to keep sharing them online. World leaders and tech bosses are meeting Wednesday in Paris to find ways to stop all this.
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(Mark Mitchell/New Zealand Herald via AP)
April 11, 2019 - 5:01 am
WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand's governor general on Thursday formally signed into effect sweeping gun laws outlawing military style weapons, less than a month after a man used such guns to kill 50 people and wound dozens at two mosques in Christchurch.
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April 04, 2019 - 1:32 pm
The man accused of carrying out the Christchurch mosque attacks will face 50 murder charges and 39 attempted murder charges when he makes his second court appearance, New Zealand police said Thursday.
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April 02, 2019 - 5:20 am
New Zealand lawmakers on Tuesday voted overwhelmingly in favor of new gun restrictions during the first stage of a bill they hope to rush into law by the end of next week.
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March 21, 2019 - 10:25 am
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern on Thursday announced a ban of "military-style" semi-automatic firearms and high-capacity magazines like those used in the shootings at Christchurch mosques last week.
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March 19, 2019 - 1:18 pm
Talk show host Stephen Colbert has postponed what was supposed to be a surprise visit to New Zealand following the terrorist attack in Christchurch that killed 50 people.
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