El Paso

Mourners take part in a vigil near the border fence between Mexico and the U.S after a mass shooting
Mexico doesn't want El Paso shooter executed

Mexican president condemned the shooter's "abominable" crimes, but wants him extradited, not executed.

By LEON SVERDLOV
17/08/2019
Flowers are seen at the site of a mass shooting where 20 people lost their lives at a Walmart in El
Mexico urges U.S. to designate El Paso shooting as terrorism

"We don't want this to happen again, we don't want these hate crimes."

By REUTERS
15/08/2019
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In three shaken U.S. cities, Lady Gaga tries to channel 'fury into hope'

Beyond the 34 people who died and at least 65 who were wounded, the shootings likely had a psychological impact on young people of the three cities that endured the attacks.

By REUTERS
12/08/2019
US President Donald Trump listens to reporter, Japan, June 29, 2019.
Jewish officials: 9/11-style response needed against white supremacists

Jewish security officials say it may not be enough in dealing with white supremacists, and hearken back to what happened after 9/11.

By RON KAMPEAS/JTA
11/08/2019
Mourners take part in a vigil near the border fence between Mexico and the U.S after a mass shooting
El Paso shooting victims declined to meet with Donald Trump

"This is a very sensitive time in their lives. Some of them said they didn't want to meet with the president, some of them didn't want any visitors," a hospital spokesperson told the Washington Post.

09/08/2019
Flowers are seen at the site of a mass shooting where 20 people lost their lives at a Walmart in El
Mother of El Paso shooter warned the police about her son owning a gun

Weeks before the shooting, the woman called the police to express her concerns over her son owning an AK type weapon while lacking safety training and emotional maturity, CNN reported.

Beto O'Rourke (REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton)
Beto O'Rourke calls Trump white supremacist without hesitation

Although the Democratic presidential candidate has called Trump racist and a white nationalist in the past, he has stressed the point even more since the mass shooting in El Paso.

Mourners take part in a vigil near the border fence between Mexico and the U.S after a mass shooting
El Paso’s diverse Jewish community grapples with a mass shooting

“I had to go to Target the following day, and for the first time ever I kind of looked around,” he told the Jewish Telegraphic Agency in a phone interview Wednesday.

By JOSEFIN DOLSTEN/JTA
08/08/2019
Donald and MelaniaTrump
Trump, Melania to visit El Paso and Dayton communities Wednesday

“These barbaric slaughters are an assault upon our communities, an attack upon our nation, and a crime against all of humanity,” the president said.

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