BBC reporting following the NY tragedy yesterday 1 Nov
- Trump has ordered the Department of Homeland Security to «step up» vetting measures
- 29-year-old man was shot by police as he left the car and detained.
Media named him as Sayfullo Saipov, an Uzbek immigrant who came to the
US in 2010.
- officials said it was a terror attack.
Death toll is now up to 8 with 11 injured after the truck hit people on a cycle path in Lower Manhattan.
Trump has tweeted:
«I have just ordered Homeland Security to step up our already Extreme
Vetting Program. Being politically correct is fine, but not for this!»
The BBC has more here
Our thoughts and sincere condolences to all those who have suffered.