The death of Ebba Akerlund, 11, in a Stockholm terrorist attack was one of the motivating factors of Tarrant for his shooting spree according to his manifesto. Ambitious proposals for a memorial to the March 15 terror attack response include a large ornamental water feature, a playground and a conference centre. The New Zealand Federation… Continue reading Islamics plan to immortalise Ebba Akerlund & Brenton Tarrant with memorial in his honour.
Turkey Plants Its Flag in Christchurch. Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Resmi Hesabi, Flickr, public domain BESA Center Perspectives Paper No. 1,126, March 29, 2019 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY: When, two days after the mass shooting in New Zealand, Turkish VP Fuat Oktay and FM Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu became the first high-level foreign government delegation to travel to Christchurch, they were… Continue reading Turkey Plants Its Flag in Christchurch
A probe is ongoing to establish Brenton Tarrant’s movements in Turkey during his stay between March 17-20 and September 13 to October 25 in 2016, a senior Turkish official tells TRT World. Brenton Tarrant, the terrorist behind the New Zealand mosque attack, is seen at a Turkish airport in this image accessed by TRT World.… Continue reading Perpetrator of New Zealand terrorist attack visited Turkey ‘twice’.