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Norway: Oslo mosque shooting suspect denies allegations in court01:11

Norway: Oslo mosque shooting suspect denies allegations in court

Norway, Oslo
August 12, 2019 at 13:01 GMT +00:00 · Published

At a detention hearing in Oslo on Monday, a 21-year-old Norwegian man suspected of a "terrorist act" at the city's Al-Noor mosque on Saturday rejected all the allegations against him. He is also suspected of murdering his 17-year-old stepsister of Chinese origin.

Footage shows the suspect, Philip Manshaus, entering the courtroom with his lawyer Unni Fries as he calmly sits down and smiles for the cameras.

Authorities say that the suspect holds "far-right" and "anti-immigrant" views.

The suspect is accused of entering the mosque located in the Oslo suburb of Baerum and opening fire before being overpowered by a 65-year-old man who suffered minor injuries.

Hours after the attack, the body of a young woman was found in a home in Baerum and police on Sunday confirmed it was the suspect's 17-year-old stepsister.

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At a detention hearing in Oslo on Monday, a 21-year-old Norwegian man suspected of a "terrorist act" at the city's Al-Noor mosque on Saturday rejected all the allegations against him. He is also suspected of murdering his 17-year-old stepsister of Chinese origin.

Footage shows the suspect, Philip Manshaus, entering the courtroom with his lawyer Unni Fries as he calmly sits down and smiles for the cameras.

Authorities say that the suspect holds "far-right" and "anti-immigrant" views.

The suspect is accused of entering the mosque located in the Oslo suburb of Baerum and opening fire before being overpowered by a 65-year-old man who suffered minor injuries.

Hours after the attack, the body of a young woman was found in a home in Baerum and police on Sunday confirmed it was the suspect's 17-year-old stepsister.

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