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New Zealand Prime Minister Jakind Ardern said on Saturday that "our weapons laws will change" after mass shootings in two mosques in Christchurch killed 49 people and another ten wounded. at a press conference that she was told that the gun had firearms – two semi-automatic weapons, two small rifles and small arms – and that he had acquired a weapons license in November 2017.
As for the chain of events that led to the fact that this weapons license was the same and the possession of this weapon, I can tell you one thing right now: our weapons laws will change, – said Arderne. there have been attempts to change the national laws of weapons in the past, most recently in 2017, but said that "it is time to change." She invited her to consider the issue of possession of semi-automatic weapons.
One man, a Australian citizen, was arrested and accused of assassination attempts, which the authorities described as an unprecedented act of violence. The Zeland Police said a 28-year-old man appeared at Christchurch District Court on a Saturday morning.
"As soon as the New Zealanders hear that someone was legally capable of acquiring, as I have advised, this weapon and accomplishing this event, it will raise huge questions with our weapons laws, and that is why we will react promptly," said Arden. 19659009] She said that the prohibition on semi-automatic weapons "is definitely one of the problems that I consider to be an immediate result."] "I asked for advice on all these tasks yesterday
Two other people were arrested and" an investigation is underway to to determine whether the other two who were arrested were free of charge
No detainees had a criminal.
The police investigate property on Somerville Street in Dunedin, New Zealand on March 16, 2019. Diane Manson / Getty Images
] Officers responded to reports of shots released during the day, two mosques about three miles away, and another mosque attacked about 45 minutes after the first. She stated that the agencies would collect his trips and the sequence of events that led to his obtaining a license for arms.
Prime Minister stated that the man was licensed in November 2017 and began to buy a gun next month.  He was described by officials as a "right extremist terrorist," and seems to have placed a long manifest before the attack with the detail of his white-willed worldview.
Australia bought up firearms and strengthened the rules of possession of weapons in 1996, a mass shooting, which killed 35 people and injured 23 in a cafe in Port Arthur, Tasmania.
Asked if Arden supports a similar ransom program, she said that it's too early to speak.
Two ransom programs and 26 uncompensated amnesties in Australia between 1996 and 2015 resulted in the surrender of 1,038,089 illicit firearms, according to a report published in Annals of Internal Medicine in 2018. that the program and tougher rules for possession of the pistol prevented approximately 16 mass shootings for two decades.
The fourth person taken into custody on Friday in Christchurch was a public-held gunman but with the intention of helping the police, Arderne said.