Friday, August 25, 2017

Terror Averted in Rotterdam

A tip from Spanish authorities saves Dutch lives.
Matthew Vadum August 24, 2017 8
 
Authorities in the Netherlands foiled an apparent Muslim terrorist plot to attack a concert venue in Rotterdam while an American rock band with an Islamic-sounding name was performing there.
Authorities shut down the scheduled performance by Los Angeles act Allah-Las at a 1,000-person capacity club called Maassilo......After being tipped off by Spanish police, on Wednesday Rotterdam police and counter-terrorism personnel located a van near the Maassilo venue bearing Spanish license plates and that reportedly contained “gas bottles.” The driver, a Spaniard, was detained, after he was observed by police going to and from the concert site repeatedly..........Of course, the foreign-born Muslim mayor of Rotterdam urged people not to connect the dots...............Islamists themselves are increasingly targeting music venues.........
  • ......bombing of the Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England, on May 22 that claimed 22 innocent lives..........
  • Nov. 13, 2015.....130 people were killed in Paris.... more than 300 were injured around the city.......
  • England has been a hotbed of Muslim terrorist activity, with at least three deadly, mass-casualty events so far this year.....
  • Westminster Bridge, London.  Five people lost their lives and almost 50 were injured.......
  • Feb. 3, there was a machete attack on a soldier at the Louvre in Paris.
  • March 18, a man was killed when he tried to seize a police officer’s gun at Paris Orly Airport.
  • April 20, police were fired on at the Champs-Élysées. Islamic State claimed responsibility..
  •  June 6 a police officer was attacked with a hammer outside Notre-Dame Cathedral.......
  • June 19 there was a car ramming attack on a police vehicle at the Champs-Élysées........
  • August 9, a car was driven into soldiers in Levallois-Perret, Hauts-de-Seine, injuring six.
  • Stockholm, Sweden (5 dead, 14 injured) and the July 28 mass-stabbing at a supermarket in Hamburg, Germany (1 dead, 6 injured).........
  •  St. Petersburg, Russia, with 15 victims killed and 87 injured..........To Read More.....


 

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