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"I know all Australians and all New Zealanders would want to see this character locked up forever... Whether he's held in New Zealand or Australia," Scott Morrison said.
“Your crimes, however, are so wicked that even if you are detained until you die it will not exhaust the requirements of punishment and denunciation."
Brenton Tarrant showed no remorse and appeared to smirk at one survivor during a sentencing hearing on Tuesday.
"May you get the severest punishment for your evil act in this life, and hereafter,” said Maysoon Salama, a mother of a victim slain at Al Noor mosque.