TORONTO – The Canadian prime minister Justin Trudeau has the massacre of Monday in the city of Toronto, “a senseless attack and a terrible tragedy”. He closed off that it was an organized terrorist attack. His Public Safety minister, Ralph Goodale, had previously said that the collision with a van no were part of a terrorist conspiracy.
A 25-year-old man, Alek Minassian, drove a rented van by one of the main and busiest streets of Toronto, Yonge Street. In addition, he drove over a distance of two kilometers intentionally to pedestrians. Ten of them lost their lives. Fifteen victims are still in the hospital.
’Man with psychological problems’
Minassian is Tuesday brought up. He is a resident of a northern suburb of the city. He was not known to the police. According to Canadian media, is an intelligent man who is struggling with mental health problems.
The massacre coincided with a meeting in Toronto of the ministers of Foreign Affairs and ministers responsible for security issues of the G7 (Canada, Germany, France, Great Britain, Italy , Japan and the USA).