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Resident of New Jersey, sympathetic to Iran: What we know of Rushdie’s attacker

Resident of New Jersey, sympathetic to Iran: What we know of Rushdie’s attacker

Salman Rushdie was attacked at New York’s Chautauqua Institution by a 24-year-old man called Hadi Matar. An analysis of Matar’s social media accounts by law enforcement showed him to be sympathetic to Shia extremism and the causes of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps.