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Death toll rises to 84 in Norwegian island shooting

07-23-2011 15:31 BJT Special Report:Norway Shocked by Twin Attacks |

OSLO, July 23 (Xinhua) -- The death toll rose to 84 in the shooting spree Friday at a youth camp on the island of Utoeya, some 40 km west of Oslo, police confirmed on Saturday.

Earlier, the death toll stood at 80.

A gunman wearing police uniform and police identification landed on the small island, shooting people at a youth camp two hours after the deadly bomb explosion rocked the government building quarters in the Norwegian capital city.

 

 

Editor:Zhang Pengfei |Source: Xinhua

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