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was new Zealand's worst mass shooting part of the pattern the Christ Church attacks took fifty lives at two mosques in March but whether they were part of an upswing in attacks on religious minorities well that's a question the country is struggling to answer unlike western countries including the US and UK New Zealand doesn't track hate crimes in fact it's resisted calls to do so for more than a decade Reuters Charlotte greenfield says it's a source of frustration for some human rights officials have been telling us that this is a real problem the because without that day Saturday not able to analyze trends and warned government agencies and help them to allocate the resources to respond to any threats that could be rising , it's not just new Zealand's Human Rights Commission behind requests for better data on hate crimes the U. N. has also log concerns over the issue but even without centralized data there are some disturbing signs over the past five years the Human Rights Commission has recorded a twenty six percent uptick in complaints over inciting racial disharmony and then there's the anecdotal evidence so even just a few weeks before these attacks in Christ stretch missin latest in Oakland we're getting some %HESITATION emails of %HESITATION and that he was threatening to , even sort of two years ago the norm fost one of the months that was later attacks in price judge a man I do live it takes heads to the mosque and he was actually charged in the District Court with offensive behavior so these things definitely do happen a lot of five Muslim groups say that they have fell under a lot more thread in recent years as groups such as ISIS have started to dominate global headlines but the country maybe changing things up in the future following the Christchurch attack prime minister Justin to our darn ordered a high level investigation tasked with figuring out how the attacks might have been prevented meanwhile a suspected white supremacist has been charged with murder over the shootings and will appear in court again on April fifth