• USA At least 19 children and two adults killed in a shooting at a Texas school

  • Texas The wild journey of Salvador Ramos, the adolescent author of the massacre

Investigators have searched a truck that was in the vicinity of the school where a shooting occurred tonight that has left at least 21 dead, 19 of them children, according to AP reports.

It is not yet known whether the truck belonged to

Texas

shooting

suspect Salvador Ramos, an 18-year-old who was killed in the shooting and was a U.S. citizen and Uvalde High School student, according to Texas Governor

Greg Abbott,

without specifying whether had graduated this year.

The president of the United States, Joe Biden, has reacted to the

shooting in Texas

, which is the deadliest in the history of the state, and has asked to confront the lobby of the gun industry.

"Why do we accept to live with this kind of massacres? Why do we let this continue to happen? It is time for us to transform this pain into action," he said in a message sent to the nation.

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Investigators search a truck near the Uvalde school where the shooting occurred

Investigators have searched a truck that was in the vicinity of the school where a shooting occurred tonight that has left at least 21 dead, 19 of them children, according to AP reports.

It is still unknown if the truck belonged to the suspect in the

Texas massacre

, Salvador Ramos, an 18-year-old who was killed in the shooting and was a US citizen and Uvalde High School student, according to Texas Governor

Greg Abbott,

without specifying whether had graduated this year.

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