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Norwegian terrorist Breivik sentenced to 21 years jail. His prison cell has three rooms, personal gym and study w/laptop.

Breivik and the smile of a mass killer.

A court in Norway has declared terrorist Anders Behring Breivik mentallly sane and sentenced him to 21 years in jail for mass murder. Around 3 months of jail for each assasination he committed.

The far-right extremist had previously admitted last July’s killings of 77 people in Oslo and on Utoeya island.

Following a 10-week trial, Presiding judge Mrs. Wenche E. Artzen announced to the courtroom: “Anders Behring Breivik is sentenced to prison, according to section 39c of the penal code, for a maximum of 21 years and a minimum of 10 years, minus 445 days for time already served.”

The 33-year-old smiled and “apologized for not having even more persons”. “I would have done it again” he said. He was found guilty of “acts of terror”.

The deadly attacks included a bomb blast in the government district of the Norwegian capital Oslo and a mass shooting at a youth camp including many minors, members of the ruling Labour Party on Utoeya island.

The 21 year jail term is likely to be extended if he is later still deemed to be a danger to society.

Yet the man who said his crimes were designed to save Europe from destruction at the hands of radical Islam came out as an admirer of al-Qaeda. Osama bin Laden’s creation was the “most successful revolutionary force in the world”, said Breivik, and European ultra-nationalists had much to learn from its cell structure and “cult of martyrdom”.

Breivik, a high school dropout who once spent an entire year devoting himself to computer games, suffered troubles from early childhood and a psychiatric evaluation proposed removing him from his family, a verdict social workers finally rejected.

After business failures and frauds that included selling fake diplomas and a diamond scam in Liberia, he moved back in with his mother in 2006. It was then, she said, that he became obsessed with politics and changed from a “kind and caring” son to becoming “completely crazy”.

There has been controversy over Breivik’s prison cell which some victims’ families say is too luxurious.

The three roomed cell at the Ila prison, near Oslo, features a bedroom, a personal gym and a study complete with laptop.