>> We now have him charged with federal crimes of terrorism.>> The US government wouldn't say announce federal terrorism charges against a suspect in the Manhattan truck attack. 29-year old Uzbek immigrant, Sayfullo Saipov is accused of driving this rented truck into a crowded bike path in lower Manhattan, killing eight people and wounding a dozen more.
>> In the short time since this attack, as alleged in the complaint, we have developed evidence establishing that Saipov committed this attack in support of ISIS.>> The complaint said Saipov, a green card holder who moved to the US in 2010, chose Halloween for the attack because he expected more people to be on the street.
And plan to proceed to the Brooklyn bridge to strike more pedestrians. After crashing the truck into a school bus, he was shot in the abdomen by New York police officer and taken into custody. Among the dead five Argentine friends visiting New York and two Americans. Mean while, President Trump wasted no time in laying the blame on his political enemy.
>> We're being stopped by Democrats because they're obstructionists. And honestly, they don't wanna do what's right for our country.>> The president calling for an end to the visa program which the suspect used to enter the country in 2010. A program, the president claimed, that was started by New York Senator Chuck Schumer.
But Schumer actually tried to end it in 2013.>> This is a tragedy. It's less than a day after it occurred and he can't refrain from his nasty, divisive habits. He ought to lead