Update: wounded count now up to 30
NBC reports from The Pentagon (Jim Miklaszewski) that this may be a terrorist attack. But that is not confirmed
Update: CNN now reporting 11 dead.
MSNBC had on their site (and has since removed) this quote (which is still available at Hotair linked above)
“A senior administration official told NBC News analyst Roger Cressey that the suspect who was in custody was an Army major with an Arabic-sounding name. The official said the shootings could have been a criminal matter rather than a terrorism-related attack and that there was no intelligence to suggest a plot against Fort Hood.”
CBS says Malik Hasan was a licensed psychiatrist from Maryland
Sarah Palin: On the Tragic Shooting Today at Ft. Hood
Fort Hood killer Malik Nadal Hasan was once quoted as saying “Muslims should rise up and kill the aggressors”. According to twitter user SusanHW who heard it on Hugh Hewitt radio show!
Malik Nadal Hasan is still alive (unfortunately), and is NOT a muslim
convert, but born a muslim!
After lauding a Muslim U.S. Army soldier who killed comrades in Kuwait in 2003, Hasan wrote in an online posting, “If one suicide bomber can kill 100 enemy soldiers … that would be considered a strategic victory.”
Update 11/6/09 – The Blog Prof reports that Hasan shouted Allahu Akbar! before shooting
AP/Breitbart former classmate Dr. Val Finnell of the Fort Hood shooting suspect says Maj. Nidal Hasan was an outspoken opponent of the U.S. war on terror and called it a “war against Islam.”
WND: WOW! Nidal Hasan played a homeland security advisory role in Obama’s transition into the White House, according to a key university policy institute document. Heres a video from Hasan at a Homeland Security event last November:
Too all you losers in the “Politically correct” media. This is a terrorist attack, no matter how much you want to hide it.