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Cincinnati News, FOX19-WXIX TV
Christopher Cornell, a 20-year-old from Ohio was arrested in January for planning an attack on Washington D.C. in the name of ISIS. Now, the accused terrorist is speaking out and offers a chilling message.
He warned of coming attacks from ISIS members already living in the United States.
“We are pretty strong,” he said. “Yes, yes. In every state like I said. We’re in Texas. We’re in Ohio. We’re in New York City. We’re in Washington, DC. We’re in every single state you can name, just about"He warned "there will be many, many attacks" and that the terrorist organization "ready for the battle over the Capitol."
He then placed blame on America and Israel for the spread of Islamic terrorism across the globe.
"We see the American troops as terrorists as well, coming to our lands, invading, stealing our resources and killing our people, raping our women," said Cornell.