Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhlel drove a truck along the Promenade Des Anglais killing over eighty people. The Promenade was filled with people from the hotels walking in the evening. The truck was only stopped by killing the driver.The nature of the attack may be unexpected, but there were clear signals that something was percolating through the internet upload sites. The older Daesh videos were being revised and edited, translated and subtitled in French.
With the new territory of Telegram and other encrypted instant messaging applications, unlisted videos (only people with link can view) can be passed around through groups or cells, the probability that one of the cell members takes action is increased when this type of indoctrination is used on vulnerable individuals with unstable mental states. Expect media to report Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhel’s story to be one of social isolation and undiagnosed mental health issues… (here) The reality of the extreme action will be covered over, the root cause again mislabeled and forgotten until it happens again.