ISIS Promises ‘Harsher’ Attacks On American Soil ➠ “The next six months will be interesting”
The global terrorist threat has evolved because of independent actors, Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson said Friday, as they may “strike with little or no warning to law enforcement, to our intelligence community”.
The Department of Homeland Security has issued a ten page intelligence assessment warning that the disrupted Belgian plot could serve as a warning of future attacks against the U.S. and other Western nations. The Assessment highlights the tactics, targets, and tradecraft allegedly used in a plot disrupted by Belgian authorities more here.
” ISIS Promises ‘Harsher’ Attacks On American Soil,”
The group said that “The next six months will be interesting.”
ISIS promises that last week’s attack in Texas is only the beginning of its plans to reign terror on the people of the United States.
The Islamic State made the announcement on its official radio station as reported by CNN: “We say to the defenders of the cross, the U.S., that future attacks are going to be harsher and worse. The Islamic State soldiers will inflict harm on you with the grace of God. The future is just around the corner.”
According to Agence France Presse, the jihadi group further stated during its announcement:
Two of the soldiers of the caliphate executed an attack on an art exhibit in Garland, Texas, and this exhibit was portraying negative pictures of the Prophet Mohammad … We tell America that what is coming will be even bigger and more bitter, and that you will see the soldiers of ISIS do terrible things.
Someone tweeting under the name of a British ISIS jihadist who is suspected of hacking the U.S. Central Command computers in January sent this message following the Texas attack:
As reported by Western Journalism, ISIS proclaimed that it “71 trained soldiers in 15 different states” in the U.S. “ready at our word to attack any target we desire.” The group specifically mentioned five targeted states including Virginia, Maryland, Illinois, California, and Michigan, and promised that “The next six months will be interesting.” More