Trump demands death penalty for New York City attacker

US President Donald Trump has called for the death penalty for Uzbek national Sayfullo Saipov.

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    US President Donald Trump has called for the death penalty for Uzbek national Sayfullo Saipov.

    Saipov is accused of killing eight people when he drove a truck into a crowd in New York City. Saipov told investigators he felt good about what he did.

     

    Al Jazeera’s Kristen Saloomey reports from New York City.


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