Foreign Policy Research Institute A Nation Must Think Before it Acts FPRI Senior Fellow Jack Tomarchio on CNBC’s Squawk Box
FPRI Senior Fellow Jack Tomarchio on CNBC’s Squawk Box

FPRI Senior Fellow Jack Tomarchio on CNBC’s Squawk Box

FPRI Senior Fellow Jack Tomarchio on CNBC’s Squawk Box


In regard to the March attacks in London:

“‘What British authorities are trying to do right now is ascertain whether he had any support mechanism,’ Jack Thomas Tomarchio, a former deputy under secretary for intelligence and analysis operations, said on CNBC’s “Squawk Box.” ‘That’s why you see these … other people arrested.’

Tomarchio, a senior fellow in FPRI’s Center for the Study of Terrorism, said British police will try to use some forensics: Look at the attacker’s cellphone and laptop if they have it, just to harvest information.

‘Often you find that in cases like this, there is often a support mechanism, and a terrorist doesn’t usually act totally as a lone wolf,’ he said.”

Watch the full interview here.

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