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Thu Sep 22, 2022, 10:16 PM

Secret Service warned Capitol Police of neo-Nazi threats a week prior to insurrection

(Salon) Anew investigation has revealed that Secret Service was monitoring threats against the U.S. Capitol made by at least one neo-Nazi group prior to Jan. 6.

According to Crew, the threats in question were made by a member of Vorherrschaft Division on a far-right extremist messaging site called Telegram. Initially spotted by SITE Intelligence Group, the statements made in an apparent attempt to organize violent maneuvers against the Capitol were then relayed to Capitol Police by Secret Service, at which point they were told "Thanks bro!"

"We need boots on the ground and voices loud enough to be heard for miles. That's the only way things are going to change…," read one of the messages warned about. In yet another, like-minded organizers were urged to "push for more nationalist policies and attitudes."

After spotting these communications, SITE Intelligence Group, "a non-governmental organization tracking online activity of white nationalists and extremist groups" recognized them to be an imminent threat as they're trained to spot and inform relevant officials of these very things. But once the intel was passed on the Secret Service, and then Capitol Police, there seems to have been a lapse in a general sense of preventative urgency. ............(more)


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Reply Secret Service warned Capitol Police of neo-Nazi threats a week prior to insurrection (Original post)
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Stinky The Clown Sep 22 #1

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Thu Sep 22, 2022, 11:12 PM

1. Who dropped THAT ball?

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