United States President Joe Biden condemned the incident the place a 71-year-old man was charged with homicide and hate crimes after he stabbed two individuals as a result of they have been Muslims in Illinois and mentioned that he was “shocked and sickened” to be taught of the incident. He additional mentioned that this horrific act of hate has no place in America.
“Jill and I have been shocked and sickened to be taught of the brutal homicide of a six-year-old youngster and the tried homicide of the kid’s mom of their house yesterday in Illinois. The kid’s Palestinian Muslim household got here to America searching for what all of us search—a refuge to reside, be taught, and pray in peace,” Biden mentioned in an announcement.
“This horrific act of hate has no place in America, and stands in opposition to our elementary values: freedom from worry for a way we pray, what we consider, and who we’re,” the assertion additional learn.