Social media has become a major communications tool and marketplace for the Islamic terror group ISIS. A marketplace for recruitment to jihad, for issuing intimidating messages and videos, and for sharing tips and techniques for delivering death and destruction in the form of homemade bombs.
A report on Fox News indicates the terror group is using social media “to inspire ‘lone wolf’ bombings on high-profile targets like the heart of Manhattan or the Las Vegas strip.”
One location of particular concern to law enforcement in New York City is a bustling hub of commercial and tourist activity that’s been targeted before by a “lone wolf” terrorist — Times Square.
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You can see the Fox News report on the “new era of potential terrorism” by clicking on the video above.