Thousands gather for Anzac Day in Australia, New Zealand amid heightened security

Britain's Prince William greets New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern during an ANZAC Day service in Auckland, New Zealand April 25, 2019. Mark Tantrum/The New Zealand Government/Handout via REUTERS

WELLINGTON/SYDNEY (Reuters) – Tens of thousands gathered in Australia and New Zealand at Anzac Day memorials on Thursday amid heightened security following the shooting massacre at Christchurch mosques and deadly suicide bombings of churches and hotels in Sri Lanka. A Sri Lankan government minister says the bombings on Easter Sunday were retaliation for the Christchurch […]

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