Syria is a problem that we better not ignore, or take lightly. Bible prophecy says that Syria will be destroyed and uninhabited in the end times. It would take a pretty massive attack on the West to provoke that kind of proportional response. Also, keep in mind Syria may still have biological weapons. MI5 must have good intelligence to announce a warning like this.
LONDON (Reuters) – Al Qaeda militants in Syria are plotting attacks to inflict mass casualties in the West, possibly against transport systems or “iconic targets”, the head of Britain’s MI5 Security Service said on Thursday.
Speaking after gunmen killed 12 people in an assault on a French satirical newspaper, MI5 boss Andrew Parker warned a strike on the United Kingdom was highly likely.
“A group of core al Qaeda terrorists in Syria is planning mass casualty attacks against the West,” Director General Parker said in a rare public speech at MI5 headquarters in London. His last public speech was in October 2013…..