On Thursday there were two large terror attacks and a terrorist was caught in London, but the corporate media focused on Trump’s press conference.
On Thursday a car filled with explosives blew up in Baghdad that killed at least 55 people.
ISIS claimed responsibility for the attack as tensions and terror strikes are climbing in the capital city.
On Thursday, The Guardian reported that ISIS claimed responsibility for a suicide bomb blast in Pakistan that killed at lease 70 people and injured 150 more at at crowded religious shrine.
The shrine dedicated to Sufi saint Lal Shahbaz Qalandar in Sehwan was attacked on the busiest day of the week for the holy place according to the Guardian.
In London, man was arrested on suspicion of preparing terrorist acts.
— Metropolitan Police (@metpoliceuk) February 16, 2017
The authorities have a man in custody, but the details are few at this point.
On a day when over a hundred people were killed by ISIS in different attacks, the corporate media is focused almost on whatever Trump says or does.
For example, here is a tweet from CNN on Thursday, one of many that focused on the president.
— CNN (@CNN) February 17, 2017
Guess how many tweets CNN sent out regarding the ISIS claimed terrorist attacks? None!
Maybe reporting on the terrorist attacks by ISIS would validate Trump’s assertion that ISIS is a real threat.
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