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    Secret Service 'Aware' of Apparent ISIS Flag Photo in Front of the White House

    Secret Service 'Aware' of Apparent ISIS Flag Photo in Front of the White House - ABC News

    The Secret Service said it is "aware" of a photo that appeared to show an image of an ISIS flag in front of the White House.
    If authentic, the photo showed a hand holding up an image of a flag for ISIS (also known as ISIL or Islamic State), displayed on a smartphone, on Pennsylvania Avenue in front of the White House fence. That area, closed off to street traffic, is frequented by thousands of tourists every day.
    The Secret Service did not respond to an additional question about whether the tweet was believed to be authentic. The FBI has not yet responded to ABC News' request for comment on the tweet, its suspected origin, or whether it signifies a serious threat to the U.S.

    A senior U.S. intelligence official told ABC that use of Twitter is consistent with ISIS practices. The group has shown to be at the forefront of social-media use among terrorist and militant groups, the official said.

    Another photo displayed a note handwritten in Arabic. It read, "Soldiers of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria will pass from here soon," followed by a Koran verse that read, "and Allah is perfecting His Light even though the disbelievers hate (that)."
    Real or photoshopped?

    Now what?

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    Re: Secret Service 'Aware' of Apparent ISIS Flag Photo in Front of the White House

    Quote Originally Posted by Erod View Post
    Weve seen what one or two of these people can do here in the US. Imagine what dozens of cells could do in a very short time.

    It's a threat we need to take seriously
    32 “Whoever acknowledges me before others, I will also acknowledge before my Father in heaven. 33 But whoever disowns me before others, I will disown before my Father in heaven.
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    Re: Secret Service 'Aware' of Apparent ISIS Flag Photo in Front of the White House

    My biggest concern with this is that it will be used as an excuse to further limit or infringe on basic privacy rights.

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    Re: Secret Service 'Aware' of Apparent ISIS Flag Photo in Front of the White House

    Quote Originally Posted by Erod View Post
    Take another sip of coffee and continue not giving a **** what people put on twitter?
    He touched her over her bra and underpants, she says, and guided her hand to touch him over his underwear
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    We’ll say what? Something like “nothing happened” ... Yeah, we might say something like that.

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    Re: Secret Service 'Aware' of Apparent ISIS Flag Photo in Front of the White House

    Quote Originally Posted by Erod View Post
    We bomb all the iphones

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    Re: Secret Service 'Aware' of Apparent ISIS Flag Photo in Front of the White House

    Quote Originally Posted by Erod View Post



    Heya Erod. Its real and they have a second photo which they did not release. I put this up earlier.

    http://www.debatepolitics.com/breaki...post1063644653

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    Re: Secret Service 'Aware' of Apparent ISIS Flag Photo in Front of the White House

    How do we know this isn't some person playing a prank?

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    Re: Secret Service 'Aware' of Apparent ISIS Flag Photo in Front of the White House

    ISIS just slaughtered 90 people today in Iraq.

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    Re: Secret Service 'Aware' of Apparent ISIS Flag Photo in Front of the White House

    Quote Originally Posted by tacomancer View Post
    How do we know this isn't some person playing a prank?
    We don't. That's why we need to find out.
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    At least Bill saved his transgressions for grown women. Not suggesting what he did was OK. But he didn't chase 14 year olds.

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    Re: Secret Service 'Aware' of Apparent ISIS Flag Photo in Front of the White House

    Quote Originally Posted by apdst View Post
    We don't. That's why we need to find out.
    And then what? An image doesn't constitute a material danger

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