Egypt's Minister of Immigration and Egyptian Expats' Affairs، Nabila Makram، confirmed that three Egyptians were killed in New Zealand massacre.
Makram said in a statement to 8 El Sobh program broadcasted on dmc channel , that the Egyptian Embassy in New Zealand is in contact with official authorities in New Zealand to provide the Egyptian diplomatic mission with the latest developments.
At least more than Forty people were killed and more than 20 seriously wounded in mass shootings at two mosques in New Zealand’s Christchurch on Friday، Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said، Reuters reported.
Ardern said New Zealand had been placed on its highest security threat level. She said four people in police custody held extremist views، but had not been on any police watchlists.