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World

Web Desk
March 20, 2019

Prince Harry, Meghan pay respects for victims of NZ mosques shooting

World

Web Desk
Wed, Mar 20, 2019

Highlights

  • The couple visited New Zealand House to honour Muslim victims
  • Signed book of condolence on behalf of the British royal family
  • Laid bouquets of flowers outside the building

LONDON:  Prince Harry and his wife Meghan Tuesday paid their respects to the victims of last week's mass shooting at two mosques in Christchurch, in which 50 Muslim worshippers  were murdered.

They  visited the High Commission of New Zealand in London to sign a book of condolence on behalf of the British royal family. The couple also laid small bouquets of flowers outside the building, known as New Zealand House.

Prince Harry and Meghan, who tied the knot last May and are expecting their first child this spring, visited New Zealand last year as part of their Pacific tour.

AT least 50 worshippers  were killed and dozens injured when a n Australian terrorist opened fire at two mosques in Christchurch during Friday prayers.

Brenton Tarrant, 28, a suspected white supremacist, was charged with murder on Saturday.