Ohio Somali Community Leader Reacts To Ohio State Attack, Trump's Comments05:21
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Students pass Watts Hall as they return to class following an attack at The Ohio State University campus the previous day, Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016, in Columbus, Ohio. (John Minchillo/AP)
Students pass Watts Hall as they return to class following an attack at The Ohio State University campus the previous day, Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016, in Columbus, Ohio. (John Minchillo/AP)
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The FBI is investigating whether the man who drove his car into pedestrians before attacking people with a butcher knife at Ohio State University Monday has ties to radical Islamic groups.

The attacker, 20-year-old Abdul Razak Ali Artan, was a Muslim Somali refugee who was killed by police at the scene.

The Islamic State militant group has claimed responsibility for the attack, and President-elect Donald Trump tweeted about the events yesterday.

Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson speaks with Hassan Omar, director at the Somali Community Association of Ohio, about how the community is reacting to Monday's attack.

This segment aired on December 1, 2016.

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