Conflict & Justice

Anders Breivik Pleads Not Guilty at Norway Murder Trial


Anders Breivik on trial in Oslo, Norway (Photo: BBC)

The man who carried out bomb and gun attacks in Norway last year which left 77 people dead has pleaded not guilty at the start of his trial in Oslo.

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Anders Behring Breivik attacked a youth camp organized by the governing Labor party on the island of Utoeya, after setting off a car bomb in the capital.

He told the court he "acknowledged" the acts committed, but said he did not accept criminal responsibility.

Lisa Mullins speaks with the BBC's Lars Bevanger.