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Bells toll across Norway to mark 10 years since neo-Nazi Breivik killed 77 people

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By Nora Buli and Gwladys Fouche OSLO (Reuters) -Church bells across Norway rang for five minutes on Thursday to mark 10 years since Anders Behring Breivik, a far right extremist, killed 77 people, most of them teenagers at a youth camp. Breivik, a white supremacist who wanted to bring about a fascist revolution through violent means, detonated a car bomb outside the prime minister’s office in Oslo, killing eight, before driving to Utoeya island and shooting 69 people at a Labour Party youth camp on July 22, 2011. On Thursday morning, Prime Minister Erna Solberg addressed a memorial service att…

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