The "despicable" ambush attack was "committed against officers who were in place to protect the rights of those who were demonstrating against recent police shootings ", he said. Two civilians were also injured. One underwent surgery for a gunshot wound in the leg. President Barack Obama said America is "horrified" over the shootings and there's no possible justification for the attacks.
The black man, a resident of the Dallas suburb of Mesquite, had no prior criminal record and was described to police as a "loner". The hatred of recent days had left her feeling awful, she said, and she hoped people would change. Among those killed was DART Officer Brent Thompson, 34, who had worked for the department since 2009. The gunman told police he was not affiliated with any organized groups.
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, center, arrives at the airport in Maputo , Mozambique, Thursday, July 7, 2016. "We want our development and economic ties to benefit our societies". Nkoana-Mashabane said one of the key objectives of Modi's visit would be to enhance commercial and business relations with India and to promote private sector-to-private sector contact.
The attack was the latest in a series of terror murders by Islamic State deliberately timed to take place during the Muslim fast of Ramadan. Small-scale bombings occur on a near-daily basis in Baghdad and, in May, a string of larger attacks, many of them claimed by Daesh, killed more than 200 people in a single week.
He was later killed by police who blew him up using a robot. The suspect was identified as Micah X. Johnson, who was a member of the U.S. Army Reserve, a U.S. The shooter was a U.S. Army reservist who served in Afghanistan. His former employer, Jeppi Carnegie, CFO of Touch of Kindness LLC, said Johnson had worked for the residential health care company since January 2015.
Reynolds's real-time broadcast was powerfully affecting - her composure as Castile bled, slowly dying, beside her; the agitated police officer with his gun still pointed; her appeals for help to those watching live; her four-year-old daughter's attempt to comfort her later as she wept handcuffed in a cruiser.