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Terrorist attack in Nice, France - truck runs over crowd

Apparently a truck stormed the Bastille celebrations in Nice and run over 73 people, before getting out and started shooting at more when police shot him dead.

Eiffel tower fire reported as well, could be unrelated due to fireworks but not confirmed.

A sad day for France, so soon after the Paris attacks.

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2016...ions-in-nice2/
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Children are among the victims, the lorry was full of grenades an guns. Yet I'm not even shocked anymore. So pointless.

Now let's start with the equally pointless, "all Muslims are guilty and should be kicked out" and the "this has nothing to do with Islam" debate. We can then start a hashtag and pray for Nice and by this evening the world will be a safer place.
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Old 15.07.2016, 07:58
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Children are among the victims, the lorry was full of grenades an guns. Yet I'm not even shocked anymore. So pointless.

Now let's start with the equally pointless, "all Muslims are guilty and should be kicked out" and the "this has nothing to do with Islam" debate. We can then start a hashtag and pray for Nice and by this evening the world will be a safer place.
I'm shocked.
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Terrorist attack in Nice, France - truck runs over crowd

Hollande: "« NOUS ALLONS RENFORCER NOS ACTIONS EN SYRIE ET EN IRAK".

Interesting conclusion. I'm sorry for the French people to suffer from wars waged by its elites.
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Hollande: "« NOUS ALLONS RENFORCER NOS ACTIONS EN SYRIE ET EN IRAK".

Interesting conclusion. I'm sorry for the French people to suffer from wars waged by its elites.
Someone should tell the spastic that the attacks happened in France, not in Syria or Iraq.
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Old 15.07.2016, 09:15
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the lorry was full of grenades an guns.
Maybe, maybe not.

"A source close to the investigation said an "inactive" grenade was found inside the 19-tonne truck, as well as "several fake rifles"."

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Old 15.07.2016, 09:43
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Someone should tell the spastic that the attacks happened in France, not in Syria or Iraq.
But the IS are the ones encouraging weak minded individuals to go out and do these things, and regardless of whether there is a response or not, they will continue to do so. They win either way, its what they want.
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Awful news. It's no wonder they are targeting France, with it's deeply established and very large population of largely unsatisfied Muslims. The country is going to implode soon, methinks.
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But the IS are the ones encouraging weak minded individuals to go out and do these things, and regardless of whether there is a response or not, they will continue to do so. They win either way, its what they want.
But do you know why they're doing it?
Jacques Baud: «djihad is a movement of resistance»
Jacques Baud is a former analyst of Swiss strategic intelligence.
According to him US and some European powers are waging war in the Middle East and terrorism is a natural response to it.
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Awful news. It's no wonder they are targeting France, with it's deeply established and very large population of largely unsatisfied Muslims. The country is going to implode soon, methinks.
Agreed its awful, and I am pretty sure that is the objective of IS to cause an implosion and deepen the divide. That's exactly why people shouldn't buy into it.
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Agreed its awful, and I am pretty sure that is the objective of IS to cause an implosion and deepen the divide. That's exactly why people shouldn't buy into it.
Buy into what? The continued string of killing by Islamic militants? We should ignore the piles of dead bodies? We shouldn't ask why it's happening? Or what can be done to stop it? We should just make a new hashtag, say some solidarity blah-blah and accept the "new normal"?
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Buy into what? The continued string of killing by Islamic militants? We should ignore the piles of dead bodies? We shouldn't ask why it's happening? Or what can be done to stop it? We should just make a new hashtag, say some solidarity blah-blah and accept the "new normal"?
Buying into the Islam vs the world debate, is this actually any different to Anders Brevik for example. How do we know that like the fella in Orlando that this is not an individual with mental health issues who has become propagandized through the internet. Sadly though this is becoming the new normal.
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Children are among the victims, the lorry was full of grenades an guns. Yet I'm not even shocked anymore. So pointless.

Now let's start with the equally pointless, "all Muslims are guilty and should be kicked out" and the "this has nothing to do with Islam" debate. We can then start a hashtag and pray for Nice and by this evening the world will be a safer place.
You forgot the change your display picture to include a French flag?
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Buying into the Islam vs the world debate, is this actually any different to Anders Brevik for example. How do we know that like the fella in Orlando that this is not an individual with mental health issues who has become propagandized through the internet. Sadly though this is becoming the new normal.
Aaaaand we're off folks.
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Also European leaders holding hands in solidarity.
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Aaaaand we're off folks.
You started it but I wouldn't expect any less from you Loz.
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and accept the "new normal"?
I think a few people will accept it as the new normal.

I think for others it will maybe strengthen FN's hand in the upcoming elections and perhaps eventually lead to more control over immigration.
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Buying into the Islam vs the world debate, is this actually any different to Anders Brevik for example. How do we know that like the fella in Orlando that this is not an individual with mental health issues who has become propagandized through the internet. Sadly though this is becoming the new normal.
You mention Brevik, but his case was actually isolated, there have not been really any recent mass killings in the name of Right-wing groups before or after him, probably because there isn't any kind of mass "movement" to subscribe to. With Islamic jihadists there is a long and endless chain of attacks, because they have a movement and no shortage of recruits. It's a big problem, and we need to face it and think how to stop it, we shouldn't accept the new normal.
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Re: Terrorist attack in Nice, France - truck runs over crowd

In the "good old days" of terrorism it was about drawing attention to your cause - the IRA used to ring in bomb warnings.

Now it is more about actually killing innocent people who reside in a country they have a beef with. In doing so they push the political stance further right.
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