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Threat surfaces as US lawmakers
fret over Olympics security

Agence France-Presse, by Staff

Original Article

Posted By:BaseballFan, 1/19/2014 9:39:49 PM

Washington - A new threat to the upcoming Winter Olympics surfaced Sunday as US lawmakers worried about attacks at the Games to be hosted by Russia. In a video posted on a well-known jihadi forum, two men believed to have been suicide bombers in last month´s deadly bombings in Volgograd speak of them -- and warned of more. "We´ve prepared a present for you and all tourists who´ll come over," the video says in part. "If you hold the Olympics, you´ll get a present from us for the Muslim blood that´s been spilled." The US-based SITE Monitoring Service identified the men as "purported Volgograd bombers

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What? An offensive video? When do we go kill Muslims to show our outrage? Will it, after that point, matter? What would John Kerry do?
/s off/ The religion of peace, still at work.


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Reply 1 - Posted by: BaseballFan, 1/19/2014 10:05:15 PM     (No. 9698243)

Sorry staff, mea culpa.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: smcchk, 1/19/2014 10:58:55 PM     (No. 9698284)

He seems very sincere, LCom staff!

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Reply 3 - Posted by: bighambone, 1/20/2014 12:18:41 AM     (No. 9698320)

One can understand why the Russians might be hesitant to pass on certain specific intelligence information to the Obama Administration regarding Islamic terrorists, as that information could end up in the New York Times in the near future.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: FunOne, 1/20/2014 4:43:10 AM     (No. 9698386)

I would not hesitate to trust the safety and security of myself and my family to the Russian President over the person that currently occupies the White House.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: M2, 1/20/2014 7:01:58 AM     (No. 9698435)

Let them "fret" over far more important things here in the US, like the shredding of the Constitution, the bypassing of Congress, the IRS as Obama´s "civilian police force", Obamacare´s collapse and the subsequent collapse of our medical system and its doctors.

Then there´s the economy, 90million+ people out of work, God knows how many more jobs no longer available, and more people on welfare than at any other time in our history.

Fret that.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: uno, 1/20/2014 7:17:30 AM     (No. 9698454)

Putin will get the job done while the Øbamboozler promotes Gay rights...

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Lawsy0, 1/20/2014 7:22:56 AM     (No. 9698461)

I would love it if the USA pulled out of Russia´s Olympics. I know they won´t--too much money involved and not that much patriotism left on our side. There IS a legal precedent, however.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Dodge Boy, 1/20/2014 7:35:01 AM     (No. 9698477)

Looks like Lurch has his hands full trying to appease his way out any security risks in Russia. What could ne possibly offer in appeasement that Putie´s thugs would be willing to accept as a condition to stand down? Funny how piaps suddenly all quiet and mum regarding Russia.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: peterfleming, 1/20/2014 2:35:46 PM     (No. 9699046)

Russia´s Muslim population exceeds 15%.
According to Dr Peter Hammond´s early book,
SLAVERY, TERRORISM AND ISLAM, once any of the over 40 countries he researched, reach a certain Muslim percentage of the population, certain predictably bad things start to happen. His survey and percentage descriptions run from USA at only 0.6%, all the way to Afghanistan, Saudi Arabia, Somalia and Yemen, at 100% !
He describes each degree group. Here´s how he describes starting at 10% with Russia, now over 15% "....they tend to increase lawlessness as a means of complaint about their conditions ... any non Muslim action offends Islam, and results in uprisings and threats. Such tensions are seen daily, particularly in Muslim sections."

Imagine packing up the family and taking them right into a 15% Muslim country to attend a definitely, non Muslim event.
I LOVE DANGER has to be your favorite title. Why take such predictable risks?

Our stupified Congress and media believe that Islam is a religion, when it is a total
100% system of religious, legal, political, social, economic and military components.
The religious component is a convenient, dulling distraction for all the other exact components. Our socialist’s PC "tolerance" gives way to endangering ignorance.


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Reply 10 - Posted by: Ida Lil, 1/20/2014 4:05:22 PM     (No. 9699185)

Does anyone think Putin will sit safely hidden and pretend he wasn´t advised of any attacks?
Since the Olympics are not on American soil our fretful lawmakers/law destroyers can just huddle down and stay home.
We shall see if Putin´s 1500 mile security net works and have no pity for any Muslim terrorists our Gov. may want to protect.
Russia can just eliminate any terrorist involved in an attack without being bound by political correctness such as would be found in US circles.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: citizen, 1/20/2014 5:36:15 PM     (No. 9699280)

Not a fan of Angus King, but I have to agree with his logical statement. Trusting Islamic Russians? Umm, no.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: P51DMustang, 1/20/2014 6:48:48 PM     (No. 9699346)

The dilemma, if you don´t show up, you give in to the terrorist. If you show up, you run the risk of death or disfigurement.

Now this is the time where american athletes should get the use of both Comrade Urkels two Air Force Ones, any of Urkels ground transports, and a full complement of Navy SEALS, Rangers, and Delta Force for security.

If any of those Musie SOB try anything, Damascus becomes glass.

Come on Urkel get in the fight....silence

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Reply 13 - Posted by: CaptainLibra, 1/20/2014 6:50:29 PM     (No. 9699349)

Not to worry. With Jan Napolatano and BJ King leading our athletes into the fray, all will be OK. Who would want to tangle with those two?

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