Federal law enforcement officials are actively investigating the possibility that the Boston bombers were known to the government’s terror-trackers, MailOnline understands. Any inquiry into the marathon bombing will look into whether agents could have taken action – but didn’t – to prevent the Tsarnaev brothers from obtaining the explosives that killed 3 and wounded 173 others. CBS News reported Friday evening that two years ago, the FBI interviewed the elder brother Tamerlan Tsarnaev, 26, who was killed in Thursday night´s dramatic shootout. The feds reportedly spoke to him at the request of an unspecified foreign government, but couldn´t
Back in 2005, Putin tried to extradite the older bro for terror acts there & after an FBI visit, they were left alone. In 2012 the older bro went to jail for beating his wife... should have been deported but got citizenship instead. He is a Sunni, like Obama.
"...in 2012 federal law enforcement received tips from inside a Boston mosque about young Muslims, including some converts, who were becoming radicalized into anti-American zealots as their knowledge of their religion grew."
YEARS AGO I said that mosques in the U.S. should ALL be infiltrated by the government. ANY mosques that were "becoming radicalized into anti-American zealots" should be BURNT to the ground. ALL of the members of that mosque should be DEPORTED (if they were granted U.S. citizenship, that should be REVOKED), or if they are NBC, they should be sent to jail for TREASON.
Obviously, our alleged "leaders" do not believe that this ACTUAL THREAT exists or that they should take any action to protect Americans from these people.
This isn´t even decent propaganda. After obvious US negligence (the only bad guys are returning military) now they say oh, yeah, we had this guy on our radar, we were checking out mosques, oh yeah. So what? You still made a decision to do nothing.
The parents seem as crazy as the I sincerely hope that the wife and in-laws of the older brother, as well as extended family members, were instrumental in identifying the bros once the pictures of them were released.
Politics and political correctness should not be a consideration in the agencies that work to protect us. The Islamic associations put pressure on the government at any imagined slight. It is a strategy they use very effectively to protect Muslims at the expense of the safety of the general public. Deal with the facts of a situation and let the chips fall where they may. Time to stop protecting Muslim sensibilities.
Im sorry, I have no anti terrorist training, but if im in charge, lets see: 1) immigrant; 2) from radicalized part of world, 3) simple investigation (FB, social media, etc) reveals radicalized muslim.....ummm yeah, deport or first of 100 doors kicked in. Or we can be led by Mayor Doucheburg, maybe it was a tea party member who was upset at obamacare. Anyone seen idiocracy?
The questions that come to my mind are related to $$. The guys father lives out of the country. Their mother has to steal from Lord & Taylor´s. The youngest one (White Cap) is 19 and works as a lifeguard. I haven´t heard mention of a job for 26 year old (Black Cap). Where is their money coming from? Where did they get money for college? We know that White Cap got $2,500 from the city of Cambridge. Where does he get the rest of his money to pay for room & board in a college dorm? Where did Black Cap get enough money to visit (common law?)wife´s parents every week-end. How was the kid supported?
As far as I can tell, these guys had a middle-class existence with no obvious source of income. Who paid for the bomb parts? Why do I fear that my tax money has been supporting these evil animals?
On a slightly unrelated note: Kerry was confirmed by 45-3 repubics! 42 voted for the toad who was against American policies against commies, who was lying about his wounds, cheated on his taxes, said that Americans killed innocent children and women in Iraq/Afghanistan! Of course this person was suitable for any leftist administration! But how republicans knowing all that voted for him? Beyond my comprehension!
" But an official inside the Department of Homeland Security with knowledge of federal law enforcement activities in Massachusetts has claimed to MailOnline that Tamerlan was on the radar screen of agents in Boston between his return to the U.S. and the end of the fall." # 18 Not only that, but, Obama recited it " with a first-rate accent . " Amazing that Obama was able to retain that " first rate Arabic accent " when he hadn´t been around Muslims for 40 years..... Except for that still unexplained period of time he lived in Indonesia with Michelle in the early 1990s. His sister told the NYT in a 2008 interview that Barry and Michelle lived in Indonesia for " several months ". Reporters often tape their interviews . I believe it is perfectly logical to assume that Nicholas Kristof of the NYT captured Obama reciting the Muslim call to prayer on tape. If he had captured George Bush or Mitt Romney or Dick Cheney singing a foreign prayer, especially after 9/11, he would have made it public. If the UK Mail had Barry singing the Muslim call to prayer , they would have made it public. It´s been acknowledged that the FBI did interview the older brother. It´s odd that they didn´t at least have his photo in a database.
Re the Benz.. There is a "junior´s car repair" shop locally where junior tells police the 19 yr old frequently brings in benzs, porschii,,bmws, etc in for his friends....". Some wealthy friends???? Bankers for bad guys???? Follow the money..
Is that a pressure cooker in the photo of D. Tsarnaev sitting at a kitchen table? (In an article linked from the posted article, at http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2311580/Dzhokhar-Tsarnaev-Boston-bomber-brother-partied-college-friends-days-AFTER-marathon-massacre.html second picture from bottom.)
The stainless steel pot is behind the bomber´s left shoulder, atop a kitchen stove.
Might be something similar called a Dutch oven, which I guess would be less desirable for bombers since the lid would not fit as tightly.
#47 whatever it is, we´re not getting our money´s worth. And all these little podunk towns across the country are getting their SWAT uniforms and AK-17´s. I just couldn´t believe the TV coverage of all the popo´s standing around with their weapons. Had to tire their arms.
I know the guy found the kid in the boat, lumped up and bloody. So then why was there all the firing going on? Maybe someone said 200 rounds were fired. He doesn´t look like he could hold a weapon, let along shoot one. And he only had one bullet hole from those 200 rounds?
If the feds are investigating whether the perps were known, who would expect a truthful outcome?
I still can´t wrap my brain around the story that the brothers left their apartment on foot--while apparently loaded down with guns, bombs, and enough ammo to out shoot the cops--and yet they were somehow able to hijack a car. how could they carry it all? was the younger brother loaded with ammo in the ATM images w/ the carjack victim?
Would anything in Obama´s firearm act or DiFi´s gun control act have stopped these two killers? And what happened to the "DUD" that the Police blew up in the first 1/2 hr of coverage after the bombs?andthe report that it was a "machined metal case" . And what about the news describing how you pull off the keypad cover and stick a wire in and then a phone can be used as a trigger...
Then there were the several men that said they chased someone that had dark marks on clothes and skin like burns.He was tackled and"retrained´ numerous times (heh).Ended up in the hosp as the Saudi 20 yr old- Abdul al-Hariri. Who made these bombs-the two doofuses, the Tsarnevs? REally? They knen how to do electronics and inserting pellets and ball-bearings and shard of metal and the expl osives too? And the guns, who pd for them, the explosives too. And tow men reported seeing a man put a rectangle in a trash can and said hey, hey.. and gave chase to him.Is that somenone else or the Saudi?
This is what makes absolutely NO sense: How come the local police or FBI didn´t RECOGNIZE at least the older bro bomber when his photo was being shown 24/7? SOMEBODY in the FBI interviewed him just 2 years ago, and SOME local cops had to have been involved with the domestic violence charges.
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