Red flags raised about Muslim Association of Canterbury rule changes

Let’s not forget the background to the Canterbury Muslims Association which contributed to the 2019 Christchurch shooting. Members of the association in charge of Masjid An Nur, or Al Noor mosque, feel they have not been consulted over major changes like severing ties with national body Fianz. The charity behind Christchurch’s Masjid An Nur (or… Continue reading Red flags raised about Muslim Association of Canterbury rule changes

Christchurch mosque shooting victim wanted to see trial go ahead

Abdul Aziz Photo: RNZ/ Conan Young In a surprise move yesterday the man due to go on trial for murdering 51 people at two mosques on 15 March last year pleaded guilty in the High Court at Christchurch. Brenton Tarrant also admitted 40 counts of attempted murder and one charge under the Terrorism Suppression Act.… Continue reading Christchurch mosque shooting victim wanted to see trial go ahead