“Former NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton told MSNBC moments after the incident said the preliminary information he has is that the suspect was planning the attack ‘in the name of ISIS,’ which would make it a terrorist attack.”
That would make it a jihad attack. It’s time for the NYPD, and all law enforcement and intelligence agencies, to discard their politically correct blinders and acknowledge the reality of jihad, so as to devise effective ways to counter it.
“Explosion reported near Manhattan’s Port Authority Bus Terminal,” by Pete Kasperowicz, Washington Examiner, December 11, 2017 (thanks to Andrew Bostom):
New York police on Monday were investigating an explosion that was reported near the Port Authority Bus Terminal that may have been a botched terrorist attack.
Several reports said police had a suspect in custody who appeared to be wearing an explosive device. That device went off, possibly unintentionally, and that one or two people were injured by the blast.
Former NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton told MSNBC moments after the incident said the preliminary information he has is that the suspect was planning the attack “in the name of ISIS,” which would make it a terrorist attack.
He said the suspect is in his 20s, and is possibly from Bangladesh.
Spectrum News in New York said authorities apprehended one suspect who was wearing an “explosive vest” and detonated it….