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 Norwegian mass killer Anders Behring Breivik

Norwegian mass killer Anders Behring Breivik

Anders Breivik was responsible for the killing of 77 people in 2011

Anders Breivik was responsible for the killing of 77 people in 2011

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Norwegian mass killer Anders Behring Breivik

Police in Norway say they have rejected a complaint by convicted mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik about poor prison conditions.

Police said in a statement they have investigated and dismissed Breivik's claims that he is being held under illegal conditions.

Breivik earlier this month threatened to go on a hunger strike unless his conditions are improved.

Among other things, he has complained about being kept in isolation and demanded access to better video games, a sofa and a larger gym.

The far-right fanatic is serving a 21-year prison sentence for killing 77 people in bomb and gun massacres in 2011. His sentence can be extended for as long as he's considered dangerous.

AP

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