Why Was New Zealand Killer Fascinated with Serbia, Ottoman Empire? Lecturer Jennifer Zenovich Comments to CBC

Wednesday, March 20, 2019
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CBC RADIO CANADA (TORONTO) -- Jennifer Zenovich, a San Francisco State University researcher who studies the former Yugoslavia, said small “pockets” of Serbian nationalists might sympathize with elements Tarrant’s alleged manifesto and his use of the country’s history to further anti-Muslim violence.

“But that isn’t the dominant ethos of what is happening in Serbia,” she said.