Orlando shooting conducted by enemies of Islam: US scholar

The Orlando, Florida, nightclub mass shooting that killed dozens of people on Sunday looks like another false flag operation carried out by Blackwater mercenaries, not by Muslims, says Dr. Kevin Barrett, an American academic who has been studying the events of 9/11 since late 2003.

Dr. Barrett, a founding member of the Scientific Panel for the Investigation of 9/11 and founding member of the Muslim-Jewish-Christian Alliance, told Press TV on Monday that the shooting was “obviously conducted by the enemy of Islam, not by Muslims.”

The US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is investigating both domestic and international connections to the massacre that left at least 50 people dead and 53 others injured on Sunday. The Daesh terrorist group reportedly claimed responsibility for the attack.

The suspect in the shooting, identified by US media as an alleged Daesh sympathizer named Omar Mateen, is a US citizen of Afghan descent from Port St. Lucie,…

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