Islamic State has expressed its delight for the expected negative economic impact on the United Kingdom and the European Union following the British referendum – and called for attacks in Berlin and Brussels to “paralyse” Europe. A jihadi Telegram – an encrypted messaging service popular with militants –

praised the economic chaos that came in the wake of the EU Referendum and urged followers to strike at the heart of mainland Europe, according to terror threat monitor Site. UK military chiefs have warned there is a “serious and direct threat to holiday resorts across Europe'”from groups like ISIS. READ MORE