ISIS sympathizers threaten Times Square on message board: report

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NEW YORK (PIX11) — Users on an ISIS message board have threatened Times Square, providing instructions on how to carry out a pipe bomb attack in one of the busiest tourist areas of New York City, according to a Vocativ report.

One of the posts titled, “To the Lone Wolves in America: How to Make a Bomb in Your Kitchen, to Create Scenes of Horror in Tourist Spots and Other Targets,” gives step-by-step instructions on how to build a bomb with common household items.

The post encourages attacks on Times Square and the Las Vegas strip, Vocativ reports, but other tourist and commuter hubs in the US are mentioned.

It also includes sections of the 2010 article “How to Make a Bomb From the Kitchen of Your Mom” from the Al-Qaeda magazine “Inspire.”

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