Days after Tunisian-born truck driver Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhlel killed at least 84 people celebrating Bastille Day in Nice last Thursday, French PM Manuel Valls confirmed that the authorities now know that the killer underwent a “fast radicalization.”
The family took Mohamed Lahouaiej-Bouhlel to a doctor who prescribed medication to counter his depression. (AFP)
Desperate claims of responsibility?
This undated file image shows Omar Mateen, who authorities say killed dozens of people inside the Pulse nightclub in Orlando, Fla., on Sunday, June 12, 2016. (ap)
The remains of a Russian airliner which crashed is seen in central Sinai near El Arish city, north Egypt, October 31, 2015. The Airbus A321, operated by Russian airline Kogalymavia under the brand name Metrojet, carrying 224 passengers crashed into a mountainous area of Egypt's Sinai peninsula on Saturday shortly after losing radar contact near cruising altitude, killing all aboard. REUTERS/Stringer TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
San Bernardino shooters Tashfeen Malik and Syed Farook. (Reuters)
Uncoordinated but inspired attacks?
Pro-ISIS groups immediately celebrated the Bastille Day attacks in Nice last night. An image showing a burning Eiffel Tower carried the caption “France under fire”