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Attacker in Nice “Radicalized Very Quickly,” French Interior Minister Says

posted on July 18, 2016

CNN’s Peter Wilkinson, Jason Hanna, and Euan McKirdy write that Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhlel, who killed 84 in a terrorist attack in Nice last week, was radicalized at such a speed that intelligence agencies were unaware he was a potential terrorist threat. Hanna and McKirdy write, “Earlier Saturday, a statement from ISIS’ media group, Amaq Agency, said that an ISIS ‘soldier’ carried out the attack in Nice.” ISIS did not explicitly take credit for the attack itself.

Read at CNN