ATTACK ON AMERICAN SENATOR




İlknur Şebnem Öztemel-TDO- Republican Senator, Steve Scalise and his close workmates were shot while they were playing in a donation-match in Virginia. It is reported that 5 people including Scalise’s bodyguard were wounded in the attack.

As Republican Senator, Jeff Lee, said the assailant who was a 40-45 years old white man was killed after the attack.

Regarding the attack, Donald Trump, tweeted as “A good friend and a patriot. Republican Senator from Louisiana, Steve Scalise was injured hard but he will recover.  Our prayers are with him’’.

Scalise was training before a baseball match which is conducted to collect donations since 1909.