FBI Warns Of Thanksgiving Terror Potential
Get armed. Get trained. Carry daily. Especially this season!
The FBI has warned that ISIS is ramping up it’s “lone-wolf” style attacks from Thanksgiving until after the Inauguration.
In case you haven’t heard, ISIS has also recently called for strikes on the following:
- Shopping malls
- Anywhere the general public congregates
The FBI is alerting law enforcement officials across the country that there is concern about a potential terrorist attack around Thanksgiving or the Inauguration, CBS News’ Jeff Pegues reports.
The alert specifically warned of homegrown terrorists and cited shopping malls, special events and other crowded venues as possible targets. Specific locations in Washington, D.C. and northern Virginia are described as “target-rich” zones. Potential tactics that could be used include guns, IEDs or drones equipped with IEDs.