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Britain’s Jihadi Problem Much Larger Than Previously Thought

Jacob Bojesson on May 27, 2017

Up to 23,000 people have emerged on the radar of British counter-terror agencies, according to figures released Friday by security forces.

British authorities revealed that 500 investigations into 3,000 individuals were ongoing in the wake of Monday’s terror attack in Manchester. Security sources claim that another 20,000 people have been considered “subjects of interest” at some point in time, the Press Association reported Saturday.

Britain’s domestic counter-intelligence and security agency MI5 considered Salman Abedi, the suicide bomber in the attack,  a “former subject of interest” who was “subject to review.” Despite being flagged to authorities on at least five separate occasions, they did not regard Abedi as an imminent threat.

Khalid Masood, the man who killed five people in the March Westminster attack, was in the same category of people who are no longer subject to any surveillance due to a lack of resources.

“All those people are in the mix and they have to be looked at,” Security Minister Ben Wallace told BBC Radio 4’s Today Programme Friday, according to the Press Association. “All of that is predominately underpinned by intelligence … Unfortunately the hardest part is we’ve got to convert intelligence into evidence if we actually want to deprive people of their liberty or take certain steps.”

The British parliament announced plans to reform its prison system last year, as the country’s maximum facilities have turned into “jihadi training camps.” The “most subversive extremist prisoners” will be kept away from the general population to reduce the risk of radicalization.

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  • What a shame. 27 innocent people dead because the investigators don't have the resources to keep track of these "Losers". Why are you bothering to investigate them? They have convicted themselves by their actions. Round them up and deport all of them, regardless of what they claim to be, they re a "clear and present danger" to you and your country!
    Now, we need to do exactly the same thing here, before the "losers" can initiate the same kind of attacks on our populace. Move now! There is no time to waste "investigating" these "losers". The longer we wait, the more people they will kill!

    Phil in TX

  • Up to 23,000 people have emerged on the radar of British counter-terror agencies, according to figures released Friday by security forces.

    British authorities revealed that 500 investigations into 3,000 individuals were ongoing in the wake of Monday’s terror attack in Manchester. Security sources claim that another 20,000 people have been considered “subjects of interest” at some point in time, the Press Association reported Saturday.

    And those are the one's they KNOW about.

  • This is what happens when you open your borders to Muslim's like Angela Merkel did, now women have to constantly worry about going out by themselves & can't go out at night for fear of being raped by Muslim men. Of course the mainstream media will never report this but citizens in Sweden, Germany & a couple other countries are getting the truth out about how dangerous this situation is & how bad it has gotten. Glad Trump is deporting them & put a ban on more coming to America. Obozo, the racist Muslim he is allowed thousands to come here during his term. Too bad he doesn't move to one of his beloved Muslim countries! Good riddance!!

    • I am originally from Germany been here in the US for 40 years now. Was thinking of retiring to Germany because there are some things I really do miss. However, with what is going on over there right now I don't think I will especially since you have a difficult time being allowed to own a weapon and I have several and would carry as I do here. Let one of them Muslims get even within 5 feet of me with bad intentions he be deader than a door nail that's for sure.
      After 40 years I know things are very different and I knew this when I first thought about going back a few years ago. But then when I looked more and saw what Merkel did I thought about it again and the only solution would have been for me to get into politics over there or after arriving start shooting those so called migrants along with Merkel.
      It used to be that we had guest workers from Italy, Turkey etc European Union countries and I was pissed that they could work for 15 years and then go back and live on Germans Social Security like Kings and Queens in their country. One only has to work 15 years (and this may have changed a bit) in order to get Social Secirity. But guest workers are a hell of a lot better because they took up the way of the German life for the most part. They did the work that most Germans didn't want to do like trash pick up and street sweeping etc. and some good a good education and made something of themselves.
      But what is going on now is impossible especially because they are not really coming as migrants but as parasites and wanting to take over all European countries and make them Islamic countries.
      Its a shame and I hope people rise up over there and throw them out. PERIOD

      • Well said Ursula & so true!! Yes it's shameful that these globalist's like Merkel open the countries borders up to Muslim heathen's instead of putting the German citizens first. She is another one of the New World Order proponents who like our government would gladly give our hard earned benefits away for nothing to these jihadist's while we worked hard to EARN them! Hopefully, German citizens should be disgusted enough with her that they seek to replace her. I don't know if it's true but I read somewhere that she was raised by adoptive parents & her biological father is Hitler. Maybe you know if there's any truth to that? Like you, I wouldn't go to any country that doesn't allow its citizens the right to bear arms & wouldn't hesitate to use it if someone was intent on harming me or my family. Obozo tried his best to get our guns taken away & most of the shootings here (Sandy Hook, Orlando, San Bernadino, etc.) are nothing more than "false flag" events designed to create enough outrage by citizens so the gov't can remove our gun rights. Fortunately many American's see right through these bogus events & don't fall for this crap! If Muslims came here & wanted to integrate to American culture & customs that would be one thing but their bible tells them to kill all infidels (us). They will never adapt to our culture & expect to build mosques & demand their barbaric Sharia Law be implemented here. Yet, could we as Christian's go to their countries & build Christian churches & expect them to change laws for us. Not only no, but hell no, they would kill anyone who tried to do that in their country! I have never been a prejudice person before but I am totally against letting Muslims come to this country now & am glad Trump is trying to stop it!

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