The gunman behind the Norway massacres said he was inspired by al-Qaeda as he took the stand on Tuesday at his trial, after a judge who called for him to face the death penalty was dismissed.
In an hour-long diatribe, Anders Behring Breivik portrayed his July car bomb attack and shooting spree as a selfless sacrifice and compared himself to the Americans who decided to drop nuclear bombs on Japan to end World War II.
Anders Behring Breivik, who is on trial for killing 77 people in twin attacks in Norway in July, told the court on Tuesday that "two other cells" exist, each consisting of just one person.
A young man’s amorous advances were cut short on Tuesday morning as he was chased naked through the streets of Trondheim by an axe-wielding love rival.
Anders Behring Breivik, on trial for the massacre of 77 people in Norway, Tuesday told the court he would do it again if he could, while a judge was removed for calling for the death penalty.
One of five judges in the Breivik trial was removed Tuesday by the court following revelations he had called for the death penalty for the man who killed 77 people in Norway last July.
Anders Behring Breivik's trial in Oslo was suspended Tuesday after both the prosecution and defence called for a judge to be removed for calling for the defendant to be given the death penalty.
Anders Behring Breivik will get a chance to explain himself in court on Tuesday in testimony that his lawyer said will be hard to listen to.