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Paramedic at the site of shootout | @BalqisSidiqia/Twitter

Facebook & YouTube blindsided by live video of massacre in New Zealand mosques

At least 40 people were killed in mass shooting in two mosques in New Zealand's Christchurch. 

France freezes Masood Azhar assets, will approach partners for EU-wide crackdown

The Emmanuel Macron administration of France said Paris would always stand by New Delhi in its fight against terrorism.
Jawaharlal Nehru | Baron/Getty Images

India never had an offer to become permanent UNSC member — this is a fact

With the BJP suggesting that Jawaharlal Nehru "gifted" India's permanent UNSC spot to China, ThePrint takes a look at what actually happened then.
Paramedic at the site of shootout | @BalqisSidiqia/Twitter

Suspect in New Zealand’s mass shooting an Australian right-wing extremist

Australian PM Scott Morrison confirmed the suspected gunman was a citizen, and said they were investigating any links between the country to the attack.

At least 49 killed in ‘terrorist attack’ at 2 mosques in New Zealand, test match called off

New Zealand Police said they arrested 4 people after the mass shooting. One of the alleged shooters livestreamed part of the attack and posted a manifesto online.
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Responsible UNSC members may pursue other actions, says UN diplomat on Masood Azhar

A UN Security Council diplomat said China's move to block Azhar's terrorist listing for the fourth time is inconsistent with its own goals of combatting terrorism.
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China blocks proposal to tag JeM chief Masood Azhar a terrorist for fourth time at UN

India said it was disappointed by China's decision, which had placed a technical hold on the proposal to designate Masood Azhar a terrorist.
Muslims beat posters of Jaish-e-Mohammed chief Masood Azhar during a protest against Pulwama terror attack, in Ahmedabad on February 15, 2019

China hints it might block proposal to tag Masood Azhar a terrorist hours before UN meet

China, which holds veto powers in the UN Security Council, has thrice blocked India's proposal to designate JeM chief Masood Azhar a terrorist.

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