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In-depth series: Anders Behring Breivik

Andrew Brevik is sane, judges in Norway have ruled. He's also been sentenced to 21 years in jail, with the possibility of a longer sentence. The 33-year-old right wing extremist has justified the violence as part of his anti-Muslim crusade. "I wish to apologize to all militant nationalists that I wasn't able to execute more," he said today. Here's GlobalPost's complete coverage.

Chatter: Norway court finds mass killer Breivik sane

Norwegian killer Anders Behring Breivik gets 21 years in jail, Tropical Storm Isaac steams through the Caribbean, and man bites snake. Specifically, a Nepalese farmer is bitten by a cobra — and bites it back.
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Norwegian killer Anders Behring Breivik gets 21 years in jail, Tropical Storm Isaac steams through the Caribbean, and man bites snake. Specifically, a Nepalese farmer is bitten by a cobra — and bites it back.
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Anders Behring Breivik 'drugged' throughout Norway massacre

"You can say that he was lightly to moderately drugged by a centrally stimulating substance," Professor Joerg Moerland told the court in Oslo.

Norway killer Anders Behring Breivik declared sane

Breivik himself has insisted that he is sane, claiming his actions were part of a "crusade" against immigration and radical Islam.
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Demonstrations against neo-Nazis in Germany are important but quantifying the problem of extremism - in all its manifestations - is even more important. (ROBERT MICHAEL/AFP/Getty Images)

Mohammed Merah is dead. In France, in the press and in private, there will be much discussion about how many French Muslims share his extremist world view.

But think back to Monday, when the police said they were investigating the Toulouse murders on a twin track, looking for either a neo-Nazi or jihadi. Suppose the murderer had been inspired by Anders Breivik, the same question would be asked: how many Frenchmen share this extremist world view.

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