Christchurch Current Affairs, GK & News
At Paris summit, French President Emmanuel Macron and New Zealand’s Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern launched an ambitious new initiative to eliminate terrorist and violent content online. The initiative, “Christchurch Call”, was pushed by Ms Ardern after a white supremacist gunned down 51 people at two mosques in the New Zealand city in March. Participants will ..
Topics: Ardern • Christchurch • Christchurch Call to Action Summit • Christchurch mosque shootings • Gun politics in New Zealand • Internet censorship • Islamophobia • Jacinda • Jacinda Ardern • Politicians • Politics by country • Social media
Many thousands of Pakistanis Muslims all dressed in white have gathered in the Jhang city to form a human image of the New Zealand’s Al Noor mosque in the city of Christchurch where around 50 people were killed in a gun attack carried out by a white supremacist nearly a month ago. The court in ..
Topics: Al Noor Mosque • Alt-right • Anti-Muslim sentiment • Christchurch • Christchurch mosque shootings • Islam in New Zealand • Islamophobia • Jacinda Ardern • Linwood Islamic Centre • Persecution of Muslims • Politics by country • Violence against Muslims
New Zealand’s parliament has voted to pass the gun reform bill 119-1 to prohibit military-style semi-automatic weapons, aftermath of the Christchurch attacks which killed 50 people. It is expected to become law within the next few days after receiving royal assent from the governor general. PM Jacinda Ardern has announced changes to the law after ..
Topics: Christchurch • Christchurch mosque shootings • Countries • Gun politics in New Zealand • Islamophobia • Jacinda • Jacinda Ardern • Military-style semi-automatic firearms • New Zealand • Politicians
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has announced a ban on all military-style semi-automatic weapons, assault rifles and high-capacity magazines. New Zealand has decided to overhaul gun laws in the country in the backdrop of the Christchurch mosque shootings. It is estimated that there are about 1.2-1.5 million guns in New Zealand which has a population ..