A man who said he frequented the Al Noor Mosque, but was away when a mass shooting occurred there days ago, prays at a makeshift memorial in front of the building, on Tuesday morning, March 19, 2019. Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern on Monday ordered an inquiry into what government officials could have known about the gunman before he carried out an attack on two mosques that left 50 people dead. (Adam Dean/The New York Times)

NZ shooting victims spanned generations, nationalities

The solemnity of Friday Prayer was shattered last week when a gunman stormed two mosques in Christchurch