Donald Trump demanded death penalty for Uzbek immigrant

Vastavam web: US President Donald Trump today demanded death penalty for Uzbek immigrant Sayfullo Saipov after he killed eight people in a truck attack in New York.Trump has been vocal in condemning the yesterday’s attack carried out by the 29-year-old ISIS-inspired man who ploughed a pickup truck down a crowded bike path near the World Trade Centre, killing eight people and injuring nearly a dozen others.Trump said yesterday that it was “another attack by a very sick and deranged person” while extending his “thoughts, condolences and prayers” to the victims.
He also called for tougher “merit-based” immigration measures and vowed to do away with the diversity visa programme.”The terrorist came into our country through what is called the ‘Diversity Visa Lottery Programme’ I want merit based,” he wrote on Twitter.The FBI and New York Police Department are jointly investigating the terrorist attack, the deadliest in New York post 9/11.Hours after the terrorist attack, Trump directed the Department of Homeland Security for “extreme vetting”.