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People wait outside a mosque in central Christchurch.

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AOS (Armed Offenders Squad) push back members of the public following a shooting at the Masjid Al Noor mosque.


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Police stand outside a mosque in Linwood, Christchurch.

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Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern speaks to media during a press conference at Parliament on March 15, 2019 in Wellington, New Zealand.

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Hamzah Noor Yahaya, a survivor of the shootings at Al Noor mosque, stands in front of Christchurch Hospital at the end of a lockdown and waits to be picked up by his wife.

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A man reacts as he speaks on a mobile phone near a mosque in central Christchurch.

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Ambulance staff take a man from outside a mosque in central Christchurch.

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Armed police officers stand guard in a perimeter outside Al Noor mosque after Friday's gunmen attacks in Christchurch, New Zealand March 16, 2019. REUTERS/Edgar Su

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Police officers stand on patrol outside the East London Mosque in London, England. Patrols have been increased in response to the mass shootings in Christchurch, New Zealand.

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Quebec Islamic cultural centre president Boufeldja Benabdallah takes a moment before reacting to the deadly shooting in Christchurch, New Zealand.

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Locals lay flowers in tribute to those killed and injured at Deans Avenue near the Al Noor Mosque on March 16, 2019 in Christchurch, New Zealand.

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A woman carries a candle at a vigil for victims of the mosque shootings in New Zealand, outside city hall in Toronto, Ontario, Canada March 15, 2019. REUTERS/Chris Helgren


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Members of Ahmadiyya Muslim Jama`at Canada gather at the Baitul Islam Mosque during a special prayer for the victims of an attack on Muslims at the Al Noor and Linwood Mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand, in Vaughan, Ont.

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Extra security was on hand for Friday afternoon prayers at the Baitun Nur Mosque in Calgary, Alberta.

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A police car is pictured driving by the Quebec Mosque in Quebec city Friday March 15, 2019. The Mosque was the target of the January 29, 2017 shooting.

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