The Times: Huge scale of terror threat revealed: UK home to 23,000 jihadists


I reported on this weeks ago, but it is newsworthy now, because the Times is actually reporting on it — so hard have they scrubbed and censored the jihad threat.

Upon my banning from the UK for my counter-jihad work, the Times referred to me (and my counter terrorism colleague Robert Spencer) as “noisome” and of “insanitary opinions,” “inflammatory,” “ignorant” and “absurd.” They are as awash in blood as the jihadis.

In this article the Times appears to adopted our “noisome,” “ignorant,” “absurd,” “inflammatory,” “insanitary opinion.”

Huge scale of terror threat revealed: UK home to 23,000 jihadists | News | The Times & The Sunday Times

Intelligence officers have identified 23,000 jihadist extremists living in Britain as potential terrorist attackers, it emerged yesterday.

The scale of the challenge facing the police and security services was disclosed by Whitehall sources after criticism that multiple opportunities to stop the Manchester bomber had been missed.

About 3,000 people from the total group are judged to pose a threat and are under investigation or active monitoring in 500 operations being run by police and intelligence services. The 20,000 others have featured in previous inquiries and are categorised as posing a “residual risk”.

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