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Norway marks 10th anniversary of right-wing terrorist attacks

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Multiple memorial services to honour the 77 victims of the right-wing extremist terrorist attacks that took place 10 years ago in Norway were held on Thursday. On July 22, 2011, Anders Behring Breivik detonated a car bomb in Oslo, killing eight people, before driving to the island of Utoya, where he opened fire on attendees of the annual summer camp held by the Labour party’s youth organization, killing 69 people, mostly teenagers and young adults. “The terrorism of July 22 was an attack on our democracy,” Prime Minister Erna Solberg said at a ceremony held on Thursday morning in Oslo’s govern…

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