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Could the Boston Marathon
bombings have been prevented?

CBS News*, by Staff

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Posted By:Pluperfect, 4/16/2014 4:17:33 AM

BOSTON - It was a shocking slaying in a Boston suburb that sometimes goes years without one homicide, let alone three at once. The victims´ throats had been sliced in a home on a tree-lined street, marijuana and cash strewn over their bodies. The investigation languished for more than 18 months until just a few days after the Boston Marathon explosions, when the FBI identified the suspected bombers as Tamerlan Tsarnaev, 26, and his brother, Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, 19, ethnic Chechens who emigrated from Russia to the U.S. about a decade ago.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: DCGIRL, 4/16/2014 6:18:37 AM     (No. 9812475)

Yes. To much information fell between the cracks. The FBI was warned twice by the Russians. DHS should have had them in their focus. And where was NSA….

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Reply 2 - Posted by: The Architect, 4/16/2014 8:05:06 AM     (No. 9812581)

How about restricting the immigration of Muslims? If the two idiot brothers had never been let into the US, they would have to place their bombs somewhere in another country. Problem solved!!

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