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July 24 2011

18:51

Prableen Kaur, 23, Norwegian politician, one of 650 on Utøya island - her blog entry

Telegraph :: A young Norwegian politician used her blog to describe being caught up in the Utøya massacre. Prableen Kaur, 23, was one of the 650 people on the island as Anders Behring Breivik started shooting.

[Prableen Kaur, Norwegian politician:] I woke up. I cannot sleep any more. I'm sitting in the living room. Feeling grief, anger, happiness, God, I do not know what. There are too many emotions. There are too many thoughts. I'm afraid. I react to the slightest sound. I will write about what happened on Utøya. ...

Time for silence.

Continue to read Prableen Kaur, www.telegraph.co.uk

July 23 2011

20:25

Utøya - A Norwegian tragedy that unfolded on social media

AllThingsD :: What’s being described as the most violent day in Norway since the Second World War unfolded on July 22 for so many via social media. After the first news went out, people turned to social media, main news outlets and Norwegian broadcasters to get an idea of the whole tragedy.

[Arik Hesseldahl:] People scattered. Some headed for the water to try and escape by swimming to the mainland. Others tried to hide and some used their phones to send Twitter and text messages calling for help. “There’s some shooting at Utøya. Call the police!” ("Noen skyter på Utøya. Oppdater politiet!!") Tweeted Kjetil Vevle, who was there.

Following the news - continue to read Arik Hesseldahl, allthingsd.com

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