It’s the perfect jihad attack for any Muslim who wants to establish his creds with his heroes in ISIS, al-Qaeda, and the Taliban. A car or a truck and a knife is all you need. Instructions are readily available online.
DIJON, FRANCE – 21 December 2014
In Dijon, a Muslim driver shouting “Allahu Akbar” ploughed his vehicle into pedestrians, injuring 11 people. Police reported he had converted to Islam just days before the attack.
Nantes, France – 22 December 2014
In a copycat attack. A Frenchman who was described as a deranged alcoholic drove a small van into a group of people at a Christmas market. One man was killed, 10, including the assailant were injured. The terrorist later killed himself in prison.
Saint-Quentin-Fallavier – France. 26 June, 2015
An ISIS-inspired “lone wolf” extremist crashed his delivery van into gas canisters near the entrance gate shortly before 10 a.m., injuring two people. He also decapitated his boss and then propped his severed head on a fence in a gruesome terror attack on an American-owned factory in France Friday, counterterrorism officials said.
Yassin Salhi, 35, screamed, “Allahu akbar,” as he was restrained by firefighters called to Air Products gas plant in Saint-Priest after Salhi sparked an explosion with his van, according to Agence France-Presse.
Nice, France – 14 July 2016
A gunman at the wheel of a heavy truck ploughed into a crowd celebrating Bastille Day in the French city of Nice on Thursday, killing at least 84 people and injuring scores more in what President Francois Hollande called a terrorist act. The attacker, identified by a police source as a 31-year-old Tunisian-born Frenchman, also opened fire before police shot him dead. He had been known to the police for common crimes but not to the intelligence services, the source said.
Ohio State University, Ohio – 28 November 2016
Ohio State University Muslim student, Abdul Razak Ali Artan, plowed his car into a group of pedestrians at the college campus and began stabbing people with a butcher knife, injuring 11, before he was shot to death by a police officer. The assailant was an asylum seeker from Somalia and a lawful permanent resident of the United States.
Berlin, Germany – 19 December 2016
The Tunisian Muslim attacker, Anis Amri, hijacked a Polish truck around four hours before ploughing into crowds in Berlin. The Polish driver died at the scene after being shot and stabbed by the hijacker. Amri offered to carry out suicide attacks for Islamic State, the 24-year-old fugitive was recorded by the security services making the offer to a hate preacher two months ago, sources revealed. He was shot dead in Milan, Italy after getting into a shootout with police.
London, UK – 22 March 2017
The terror attack in Westminster was over in just 82 seconds, Scotland Yard revealed last night. In that time, Muslim convert Khalid Masood killed three pedestrians and injured dozens more, crashed his car, ran through the gates into Parliament and stabbed a brave policemen to death before being shot dead by an armed officer.
Masood, 52, had links to Britain’s most notorious Islamist group, the banned Al-Muhajiroun, and worshipped at a mosque frequented by its leader Anjem Choudary, who is now in jail for inciting support for Islamic State.
Antwerp, Belgium – 23 March 2017
In an attempted copycat attack of the London attack, North African Muslim migrant tried to drive his car at high-speed into a busy shopping area crowded with pedestrians but was apprehended by police before he could ram into the crowd. The car was carrying guns, knives and liquid gas.
Sources: The Duran and