Pensacola shooting was an act of terrorism, attorney general says

In declaring the incident terrorism, Barr noted that on Sept. 11, Shamrani posted a message on social media saying, "The countdown has begun." Over the Thanksgiving weekend, Barr said, Shamrani visited the memorial in New York City to those killed in the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks. Fifteen of the 19 hijackers who carried out those attacks were Saudis.

Barr said that while it was initially reported that Shamrani arrived to the shooting with others, who filmed it, those...