Seven dead in US shooting

At least seven people, including a gunman, have been killed in a shooting incident at a Sikh temple in the US state of Wisconsin, according to police.

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Barack Obama 'deeply saddened' by Sikh temple attack

President Barack Obama said he was "deeply saddened" and pledged his administration's commitment to fully investigate the shooting.

At this difficult time, the people of Oak Creek must know that the American people have them in our thoughts and prayers, and our hearts go out to the families and friends of those who were killed and wounded.

As we mourn this loss which took place at a house of worship, we are reminded how much our country has been enriched by Sikhs, who are a part of our broader American family.

– Statement by President Obama

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