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10 Killed In Racist Mass Shooting In Buffalo USA

Africa's Diaspora Communities May 15, 2022



At least 10 people were gunned down and 3 wounded after a man in military attire and armed with an automatic weapon opened fire in a supermarket in Buffalo, New York State, USA, in the afternoon of May 14, 2022. 11 of the 13 shot people were of African descent. That was reported by some US media on May 15, 2022.


According to the reports, the shooter is an 18-year-old European American called Payton Gendron and believed to belong to the notorious racist group White Supremacists. The police there say the shooting was racially motivated hate crime, with the shooter having hitherto the deadly mass shooting narrated online that he intended to gun down as many people of African descent as possible.


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