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There is never a just cause or motivation for mass killings of innocent people. When something so horrific strikes that leaves the world asking “how” and “why?”, it is likely that no explanation, if offered, will ever make sense or help us to process the terrible events.

In the aftermath of the worst mass shooting in American history, Mir Seddique, the shooter’s father, told NBC news what he felt may be responsible.

Bradd, Jaffy, of NBC news, shared an extract of the father’s statement with twitter.

“We were in Downtown Miami, Bayside, people were playing music.