Roundup: Norway’s horror, sustainable living, asylum proposal
“Norway has today experienced an unprecedented and horrible level of violence against innocent people,” said the Rev. Dr Olav Fykse Tveit, a Norwegian Lutheran pastor and general secretary of the World Council of Churches.
What is needed internationally is a change of mind-set towards sustainable living. As a wealthy country, Australia has an obligation to show some leadership in this regard.
The similarities between suspected mass killer Anders Behring Breivik and Oklahoma City bomber Timothy McVeigh are striking.
Oslo Cathedral has become a significant centre of mourning and reflection following the horror of a car bomb attack and mass shooting in Norway on Friday 22 July 2011.
Australia’s Uniting Church has criticised discussions between the country’s Foreign Minister Kevin Rudd and his Papua New Guinea counterpart, Ano Pala, over the possible processing of asylum seekers on Manus Island.
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