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New Zealand bans semi-automatic and assault rifles

Published on 21 Mar 2019 3:54:16 PM

New Zealand will ban military-style semi-automatic and assault rifles under tough new gun laws following the killing of 50 people in the country's worst mass shooting, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said on Thursday.
In the immediate aftermath of last Friday's shootings at two mosques in Christchurch, Ardern labelled the attack as terrorism and said New Zealand's gun laws would change.

Read more at https://www.thestar.com.my/news/world/2019/03/21/bulletriddled-nz-mosque-to-reopen-for-friday-prayers-more-victims-buried/