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One of the terrorists from the Christchurch terror attack has been identified as Brenton Tarrant, a 28-year-old Australian.
At least 49 people have been killed and 20 seriously injured when Tarrant opened fire in two mosques in the New Zealand city of Christchurch Friday (Mar 15).
In a social media post just before the attack, an account that is believed to belong to Tarrent posted a link to an 73-page manifesto that was filled with anti-immigrant, anti-Muslim ideas and explanations for an attack. The manifesto was not signed.
Here’s an explanation of the manifesto: