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posted by takyon on Sunday June 12 2016, @06:00PM   Printer-friendly

A suspected Islamic terrorist opened fire at a gay nightclub in Florida, killing 50 people and wounding another 53 before he was killed by police. While authorities continue to investigate to determine whether this man had ties to ISIS, the terror organization has not been quiet in praising the attack. This comes three days after ISIS announced they would attack somewhere in Florida. Today's attack marks the largest act of terrorism on US soil since 9/11.

takyon: The gunman reportedly called 911 emergency services to pledge allegiance to ISIS. The President will hold a briefing momentarily. Compare this article to the original submission.


Original Submission   Late submission by physicsmajor

 
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  • (Score: 3, Interesting) by isostatic on Monday June 13 2016, @09:29AM

    by isostatic (365) on Monday June 13 2016, @09:29AM (#359269) Journal

    That kind of thing probably happens an average of several times a day in the USA, much more frequently than all the homeland terrorist incidents.

    Someone dies due to a road related incident about 90 times a day. That's a 9/11 every month. Nobody cares much, it just happens.

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