Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has opened an official book of condolences for the victims of the Christchurch attacks with the words "they are us".
Ms Ardern's message read, "On behalf of all New Zealanders we grieve, together we are one, they are us". The book has been opened at Parliament with another available at the National Library.
The Ministry of Education is ensuring there will be extra support for anyone who needs it as schools in Christchurch reopen after the mosque terror attacks.
Created on: 18 March 2019