Associated Press/Photo by Andres Kudacki

Argentine, Belgian citizens among New York attack victims

by Onize Ohikere
Posted 11/01/17, 09:32 am

Five Argentines and one Belgian are among the eight killed Tuesday in a terror attack involving a truck in New York City, according to the countries’ foreign ministries. The Argentine victims were part of a group of friends celebrating the 30th anniversary of their graduation from the Polytechnic School of Rosario in Argentina. Another Argentine was recovering at New York–Presbyterian Hospital, the ministry said. Belgian Foreign Minister Didier Reynders said a Belgian woman, who “was on a city trip with her sister and mother,” was among the dead.

Read more