New York City: The 29-year-old, Sayfullo Saipov, was shot by police and arrested after he crashed the truck into a school bus and fled his vehicle.
Security establishments around the world have had to deal with several similar attacks with vehicles in the recent years.
Donald Trump said We must not allow ISIS to return, or enter, our country after defeating them in the Middle East and elsewhere. Enough!
We must not allow ISIS to return, or enter, our country after defeating them in the Middle East and elsewhere. Enough!
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) October 31, 2017
In September 2014, Abu Mohammed al-Adnani, an Islamic State spokesman issued chilling instructions. “If you cannot (detonate) a bomb or (fire) a bullet, arrange to meet alone with a French or an American infidel and bash his skull in with a rock, slaughter him with a knife, run him over with your car, throw him off a cliff, strangle him, or inject him with poison,” he said.
Al-Adnani said there was no need to “consult anyone” as all unbelievers are fair game: “It is immaterial if the infidel is a combatant or a civilian… They are both enemies. The blood of both is permitted