Readers like you keep news free for everyone.

More than 5,000 readers have already pitched in to keep free access to The Journal.

For the price of one cup of coffee each week you can help keep paywalls away.

Support us today
Not now
Friday 29 September 2023 Dublin: 15°C

# Anders Behring Breivik

All time
Breivik planned to decapitate former Norwegian prime minister
Defendant says he cut social contact for a whole year in preparation for the double attacks of July 2011.
The Daily Fix: Wednesday
All the biggest news stories from the day, as well as the few bits and pieces you might not have seen.
Prosecutors press Breivik on 'Knights Templar'
The 33-year-old Norwegian admitted today that the network described in his online manifesto is “not an organisation in a conventional sense”.
The Daily Fix: Tuesday
All the biggest news stories from the day, as well as the few bits and pieces you might not have seen.
Explainer: how the Norwegian courts operate
Why do officials shake hands with the accused? What is a lay judge?
Breivik says he would carry out "spectacular" attack again
The man who has admitted to killing 77 people last summer said he acted out of “goodness not evil” and claims that he would carry out such an attack agian.
Poll: Should Anders Behring Breivik's testimony be televised?
Some of the trial of the man who has admitted killing 77 people in Norway last summer will be televised but his testimony will not. What do you think?
Anders Behring Breivik set to take stand at terror trial
Meanwhile, one of the lay judges has been dismissed over ‘death sentence’ remark.
The Daily Fix: Monday
All the biggest news stories from the day, as well as the few bits and pieces you might not have seen.
VIDEO: Breivik cries as he watches his own propaganda video
Anders Behring Breivik was shown one of his own propaganda videos in court earlier today – and cried while watching it.
Norway killer admits mass murder but claims self-defence
Anders Breivik has pleaded not guilty to the 22 July 2011 massacre in an Oslo court this morning.
Trial of Norway killer Anders Breivik gets underway in Oslo
Anders Behring Breivik will use his five days of testimony to explain why he murdered 77 people – and to plead not guilty.
The Daily Fix: Tuesday
All the biggest news stories from the day, as well as the few bits and pieces you might not have seen.
Norway formally charges Anders Behring Breivik with terror offences
The man who admitted carrying out two deadly attacks in July is due to go on trial next month.
Norway attacks accused Anders Behring Breivik says he 'deserves a medal'
Seventy-seven people were killed in the Oslo bombing and Utoya island gun attack in July 2011.
Anders Behring Breivik to undergo further tests, says Norwegian court
Breivik is to face trial later this year for gun and bomb attacks which killed 77 people in July 2011.
14 game-changing moments of 2011
These were the catalysts for some of the upheavals at home and abroad this past year…
The Daily Fix: Tuesday
Catch up on the day’s biggest stories, as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed…
Norway killer Breivik planned to 'kill politicians'
Leaked police interrogations with Anders Behring Breivik reveal that he planned to kidnap three politicians and film their executions.
Norway massacre survivors watch suspected gunman's court appearance
Anders Behring Breivik, 32, appeared in court today as prosecutors pushed for an extension to his detention.
In pictures: media allowed on Norway's Utoya island for first time since massacre
There were few outward signs of the brutal attack which killed 69 people at a political party youth camp in July.
Norway killer's detention and isolation extended
Confessed killer Anders Behring Breivik has been given a further eight weeks of pre-trial detention – four of which will be spent in solitary confinement.
Lacoste asks Norwegian authorities to ban killer from wearing their clothes
The fashion label is desperately seeking to disassociate itself from the mass-killer, who said that “refined people” like him should wear brands like Lacoste.
The Daily Fix: Sunday
All the day’s news, plus the little bits you may not have caught yet.
Breivik's 77 victims remembered at services in Norway
Diplomats from Norway and around the world attend a remembrance event in Oslo, marking the end of a month of mourning.
Four more weeks of solitary for Norway twin attacks suspect
Judge says Anders Behring Breivik, 32, considers his solitary detention “a sadistic torture method.”
Norway killer back on island for reconstruction
Anders Behring Breivik has been brought back to the island of Utoya, the scene where he fatally shot 69 people, by authorities attempting to piece together events of that day.
Emails of Norway attacks suspect Anders Breivik hacked - report
A Norwegian journalist says he was sent information hackers claim came from the account of the man accused of carrying out last month’s deadly terror attacks.
'He seemed like a normal, nice guy': Irish friend of Norway killer speaks out
The man befriended Anders Behring Breivik and spoke to him every night as they played online games.
Anders Behring Breivik demands are "unrealistic, far, far from the real world"
Defence lawyer says Norway attacks suspect has issued two lists, with one calling for the resignation of the Norwegian government.
Muhammad Ali writes open letter to the people of Norway
“My heart goes out to each of you as you deal with the unimaginable grief of your loss,” says boxing legend.
Norwegian shooter demands top army post
Anders Breivik has offered authorities information about other terrorist cells he claims are operating in the region, in exchange for an army position.
Norway attacks suspect considered other targets: police
Norwegian investigators say that Anders Behring Breivik, 32, considered a number of places associated with Norway’s government and Labour Party.
Norway massacre gunman 'surrendered with his hands up'
Police have described the moment Anders Breivik was caught – and admitted their boat broke down on the way to Utøya.
Video: Tour Norway's luxurious maximum security prison
It cost €175m to build, is set on 75 acres of land, and has a recording studio.