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Christchurch mosque shootings: Forty dead after New Zealand attacks

Forty people have been killed and more than 20 seriously wounded in shootings at two mosques in Christchurch.New Zealand's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern described the incidents as a terrorist attack, and one of the country's "darkest days". Three men and one woman are in custody, police commissioner Mike Bush said, but warned more suspects may be at large.Australia's Prime Minister Scott Morrison said one of those arrested was an Australian citizen.He described the suspected attacker as an "extremist right-wing violent terrorist".What do we know at this point?Witnesses told local media they ran for their lives and saw people bleeding on the ground outside the Al Noor mosque.A second mosque in the suburb of Linwood has been evacuate ...