The exploration it was known that the militants of the terrorist group «Islamic state» going «to arrange something», a few days before the terrorist attacks in Paris in November 2015. In an interview with CBS News said the Director of the Central intelligence Agency (CIA) John Brennan.
We will remind, in the evening of 13 November, a group of terrorists committed a series of attacks in Paris and the suburbs of the French capital Saint-Denis. The victims of the attacks were 130 people, more than 350 were injured.
«We are for a few days knew that the IG was going to arrange something. But those who were involved in this, were able to take advantage of new means of communication, closed for law enforcement,» said Brennan.
According to the head of the CIA, to the plans of the rebels intelligence agencies can’t get full access because they use encrypted communication channels.
Brennan said that at the same time, intelligence agencies failed to prevent a number of attacks and bombings in Europe and arrest criminals who, presumably, came from Iraq to Syria and then to Europe.
John Brennan said he believes the inevitable attempts by ISIS to carry out terrorist attacks on the United States. «But I don’t think they will succeed», — he stressed. The CIA Director acknowledged that IG is trying to find ways to eventually settle in the United States. «I think they will try to bring here artists, materials and anything else that they need, or attract to attack people in the U.S.,» said Brennan.
Brennan expressed the view that the Islamists are to attract into its ranks more supporters are trying «to provoke a clash between Muslims and the Western world», reports TASS. «They announced that the United States is trying to hijack their country, that is far from the truth statement,» he added, answering a question about why the terrorists «want to kill us».
Formerly Director of the intelligence Department of the Ministry of defense Vincent Stewart stated that the Islamic state would attempt in 2016 to conduct terrorist attacks in the United States and Europe. In the National intelligence of the USA reported that terrorists operate in some 40 countries and they will endeavour to penetrate into other countries as refugees.
As reported, on 13 November a series of terrorist attacks in Paris, killing 132 people, about 400 people were injured. Responsibility for the attacks was assumed by the terrorist group «Islamic state». After a series of terrorist attacks in Paris, French President Francois Hollande issued a decree that imposed a state of emergency.
The CIA knew about ISIS plans to organize terrorist attacks in Paris and expects of attempted attacks in the U.S. 15.02.2016