“What’s that? The government’s trying to terrorize us again? Yawn.” Do people still fall for this stupid, predictable nonsense?
The threat of international terrorism to the UK was raised from substantial to the second highest level of severe last night, meaning an attack is “highly likely”.
Alan Johnson, the home secretary, said there was no intelligence to suggest an attack was imminent.
The escalation reversed a decision in July to downgrade the likelihood of a terror attack from “severe” to “substantial”.
Johnson said the change was not specifically linked to the increased threat from international terrorism following the failed Detroit plane bombing on Christmas Day or to any other incident.
Read more at The Guardian.