A native of Uzbekistan, Saipov Saifulla, October 31, have committed a terrorist act in new York, chose this date specifically because it was expected that by Halloween he will have the opportunity to kill as many children as possible. It is reported by NBC 4 New York.
It also became known that Saipov has committed a terrorist act under the influence of propaganda of the terrorist organization “Islamic state” (IG, is prohibited in Russia). His phone was found hundreds of audio and video with the participation of members of the group.
In addition, Saipov would like to place symbols of terrorists in his hospital room.
October 31, was driving a rented truck Saipov deliberately made arrival on pedestrians in new York and collided with a school bus carrying disabled children. Ran out of the cabin, the man with the words “Allahu Akbar!” began to shoot at people. In the result, 8 people died, another 11 were injured.