While the media will lie and falsely claim this has nothing to do with terror, once the Islamic name of the terrorist is released we will start to hear the “lone wolf” claims.
ISIS Muslims are already posting on twitter about the attack:
— Adelita ???? ?????? (@alamrikiya_001) September 18, 2016
At the release of the video, NYPD spokesman J. Peter Donald said in a statement:
We are aware of the newly-released ISIS video that mentions Times Square. While some of the video footage is not new, the video reaffirms the message that New York City remains a top terrorist target. While there is no current or specific threat to the City at this time, we will remain at a heightened state of vigilance and will continue to work with the FBI, the Joint Terrorism Task Force and the entire intelligence community to keep the City of New York safe