New Zealand PM says mall stabbing a ‘terrorist’ attack | Al Jazeera Breaking News

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Police In New Zealand Have Shot and Killed a Man Who Stabbed Several People in a Supermarket,

The attacker was ISIL Inspired

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern describes the suspect as a Sri Lankan national who arrived in the country in 2011.

An Islamic State-inspired suspect stabbed six people at an Auckland supermarket on Friday before police who had him under surveillance shot him dead, New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said.

“What happened today was despicable, it was hateful, it was wrong,” she said, describing the attacker as a Sri Lankan national who arrived in New Zealand in 2011.

At Least three of the victims are in critical condition

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