Sick online threats to attack a city school with an assault rifle have been deemed as “not credible” following an investigation by police.
New Zealand’s prime minister Jacinda Ardern has vowed never to speak the name of the alleged Christchurch gunman and said the person responsible would face the “full force of the law”.
New Zealand’s Cabinet has backed changes to gun laws in the country just three days after 50 people were killed in shootings at two mosques in Christchurch.
Fifty people are now known to have been killed in the New Zealand mosque shootings as the bodies of victims begin to be returned to their families.
The death toll from the New Zealand mosque attacks has risen to 50, authorities said.
A four-year-old girl is among those fighting for their lives after the New Zealand mosque massacre.
Nicola Sturgeon has expressed her solidarity with the Muslim community of New Zealand following shootings at two mosques in Christchurch which killed 49 people.
A man has appeared in court after 49 people were shot and killed at two mosques in New Zealand.