"Pakistan is proud of Mian Naeem Rashid who was martyred trying to tackle the white supremacist terrorist and his courage will be recognised with a national award", Khan wrote on Twitter on Sunday, while extending support to the families of the Pakistani victims.
"I would say to him "I love him as a person", Ahmad told AFP.
Tarrant was remanded without a plea until his next scheduled appearance in the South Island city's High Court on April 5.
Ms Ardern said she had read "elements" of the lengthy, meandering and conspiracy-filled far-right "manifesto".
When asked what he thought of the prime minister suggesting there should be a change in New Zealand's gun laws, the police commissioner said he was "happy to hear" that.
The Christchurch attacks killed 50 people and injured dozens more.
People gather at a vigil to mourn for the victims of the Christchurch mosque attack in New Zealand, at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S., March 15, 2019.
"It did not include a location, it did not include specific details", she said, adding that it was sent to security services within two minutes of receipt.
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West Australian leaders are united in their message that hate and division have no place in the state after the "abhorrent act of violence" in New Zealand.
"I have been deeply saddened by the appalling events in Christchurch today", she said.
Aziz, originally from Afghanistan, ran outside after the shooting started and picked up a shotgun that the gunman had dropped.
He said he received a phone call after the attack from his brother-in-law Adan Ibrahin Dirie, who was in hospital in Christchurch with gunshot wounds. But he said some people frustrated because "they want to get on with their grieving process".
Talha Rashid, 21, was shot and killed with his father Naeem, who tried to wrestle the gun from the shooter.
Church services for victims of the attack were held around the country, including at Christchurch's "Cardboard Cathedral", a temporary structure built after much of the central city was destroyed in a 2011 natural disaster.
The Pacific Music Awards organisation in New Zealand also expressed its shock and solidarity over the shootings.
She said the intent of the attack was to target a city and country that was well known for its safety.
The prime minister said she had sought advice on the possibility of the suspected gunman being deported, adding charges and the trial itself would absolutely be conducted in New Zealand.
Ardern said the suspect was a licensed gun owner who bought the five guns used in the crimes legally.
"Our gun laws will change".
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Should United overcome Barca, they would face either Liverpool or Porto in the semi-finals of the competition. " United are one of the really good teams left in the competition and they won't fear anyone".