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Anders Behring Breivik: Norway Attack 'Was Self-Defence'

2 years agoNews : The Coming Crisis

Anders Behring Breivik, the man accused of last year's terror attack in Norway, has pleaded not guilty but told the court he "acknowledges the acts", and he acted in "self-defence". At the start of his trial in Oslo, he made a far-right salute and said he did not recognise the legitimacy of the court.Breivik has admitted killing 77 people by detonating a bomb in the centre of Oslo and opening fire on young people attending a summer camp on Utoya island nearly nine months ago.
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Norway attack live coverage: Anders Behring Breivik in court

News : Guardian News Blog (3 years ago)

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Anders Behring Breivik's lawyers have argued that he acted on his political beliefs and therefore is sane and should be acquitted

News : The Coming Crisis (2 years ago)

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Anders Behring Breivik 'Wants Military Tribunal'

News : The Coming Crisis (2 years ago)

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