An FBI Director is now warning that terrorists are looking to use drones to instigate attacks on American soil.
Christopher Wray spoke to Congress, testifying that “I think we do know that terrorist organizations have an interest in using drones.” He was speaking to the Senate Homeland Security and Government Affairs Committee at the time he made these remarks.
“We’ve seen [drone use by terrorists] overseas already with growing frequency.”
He went on to say that they now expecting that the same kind of drone attacks will be launched in the US “imminently.” He pointed to the fact that drones are “relatively easy” to purchase, own and operate, and they are difficult to “disrupt and monitor.”
You can watch the two minute answer her Director Wray here, when he is asked by a member to describe the threat of unmanned drones: