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From Truck Driver to Uber Driver to Terror Attack Suspect

New York Times - 01 Nov 2017
Sayfullo Saipov's arrival in the United States in 2010 began unceremoniously in Ohio. “My dad introduced him as, 'He's new to the United States, and he's going to stay with us,' ” said Bekhzod Abdusamatov, 22. Mr. Saipov, the suspect in the terrorist ...
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He died in an NYC terror attack. Now, his passion lives on. - 09 Sep 2018
Darren, 32, was riding his bike during a break from his project manager job at Moody's Analytics when Sayfullo Saipov, an ISIS sympathizer, plowed into him and others with a rented Home Depot truck in lower Manhattan. Eight people died in the attack.
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President Trump's Tweets Could Upend Terror Case (Radio)

Bloomberg - 11 Sep 2018
President Trump's tweets could actually save someone's life -- a terror suspect who allegedly drove a truck onto a New York bike path last October, killing eight people. Attorneys for Sayfullo Saipov say Trump's tweets calling for the death penalty in ...
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The 1988 meeting that shaped the world we live in

CNN - 10 Sep 2018
This lesson was illustrated when Sayfullo Saipov, a 29-year-old US permanent resident from Uzbekistan, killed eight people in a truck attack on a Manhattan bike path in October 2017, the same month ISIS' self-proclaimed capital of Raqqa was liberated ...
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Trump Tweets Used in New York Terror Suspect's Defense

Daily Beast - 07 Sep 2018
A lawyer for alleged terrorist Sayfullo Saipov argued Thursday that a Trump tweet saying her client should get the death penalty precludes Attorney General Jeff Sessions from making an independent decision on whether to seek capital punishment. Saipov ...
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Today's Headlines and Commentary

Lawfare (blog) - 07 Sep 2018
The International Criminal Court ruled that it has jurisdiction to investigate whether the forced emigration of Rohingya Muslims from Myanmar is a crime against humanity, according to the New York Times. The Trump administration began to withdraw from ...
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Man Charged in Manhattan Truck Attack Speaks Out at Hearing

New York Times - 22 Jun 2018
At one point, the defendant, Sayfullo Saipov, asked through his lawyer to address the court. Granted permission, he rose and spoke through a translator. Mr. Saipov said that the judgments made in the courtroom were “not important” to him because they ...
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Alleged bike-path terrorist faces additional murder charges

New York Post - 21 Jun 2018
Manhattan federal prosecutors have added six counts of attempted murder to the eights counts of actual murder facing the alleged West Side truck terrorist Sayfullo Saipov, according to newly filed court papers. Prosecutors with Manhattan US Attorney ...
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Police union honors first responders to NYC terror attack

New York Post - 08 Jun 2018
Officers Ryan Nash, Michael Welsome, Kevin McGinn and John Hasioti all helped bring down Sayfullo Saipov, who plowed a rented truck down a bike path in the shadow of the World Trade Center, ramming into at least 20 people and killing eight.
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Bus matron hurt in NYC terror attack sues over injuries

New York Post - 09 Aug 2018
The bus matron whose vehicle was hit by a rental truck allegedly driven by West Side terrorist Sayfullo Saipov in last Halloween's bike-path attack is suing the city for $5 million over her extensive injuries. Marierose Charles was riding on the ...
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Sayfullo Saipov: From golden boy to ISIL supporter - 29 Nov 2017
Tashkent, Uzbekistan - Sayfullo Saipov, a national of Uzbekistan accused of killing eight people in Lower Manhattan on October 31, was supposed to be a golden boy. His attack, the deadliest assault in New York since September 11, 2001, was described by ...

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