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Is Kerry Supported By Kosovo Terrorists? (looks that way)
Captain's Quarters ^

Posted on 10/20/2004 5:44:45 PM PDT by Sir Gawain

Is Kerry Supported By Kosovo Terrorists?

The Australian blog House of Wheels believes it has discovered fundraising links between the John Kerry campaign and the Kosovo Liberation Army, an organization that the Department of Homeland Security appears to label as a terrorist organization. Leigh from HoW links to a heavily-footnoted essay by Andy Wilcoxson at a website defending Slobodan Milosevic, not exactly a source that fills me with a sense of confidence about the material. However, some of the connections Leigh makes appear to point to sloppiness among Kerry's campaign staff, at the least:

The leader of the KLA is a man named Hashim Thaci. Thaci, who goes under the nom de guerre "Snake," attended the Democratic Party’s convention in Boston earlier this year. Upon returning from the convention, Thaci told the Albanian-Language KosovaLive agency, "It was a very successful visit at the Democratic Convention, where the PDK [Thachi's political party] had been invited as a guest. It was confirmed once again that the Democratic authorities would recognize and respect the will of the people of Kosova for self-determination".

In addition to the KLA leader's attendance at the Democratic Convention was the presence of KLA members at a John Kerry fundraiser in New York.

In September, the Dutch Television station VPRO produced a documentary entitled "De Brooklyn Connectie." This documentary follows a KLA terrorist named Florin Kraniqi as he attends a John Kerry fundraiser, and then smuggles weapons into Kosovo for a war that is being planned against American and other UN Peacekeepers there. ...

At the 11:08 mark of the video, he goes to a John Kerry fundraiser together with a group of KLA members. They are shown writing checks to the Kerry campaign for thousands of dollars each.

While at the fundraiser, they openly identify themselves as the KLA. Kraniqi is seen introducing himself and his brothers-in-arms to Wesley Clark (Commander of the NATO bombing of Yugoslavia, and former Democratic presidential candidate). Kraniqi says, "Mr. Clark. This is your group, your KLA." Clark then praises the group saying, "They fought against tremendous odds."

Then, Richard Holbrooke (Kerry's Sr. Foreign Policy Adviser), who apparently knows one of the terrorists, comes over and jokingly says, "He almost got me killed." To which Kraniqi quips, "He would not let his Kalashnikov go. He will keep his Kalashnikov." Then Holbrooke, Clark, and this group of KLA terrorists all have a good laugh.

Krasniqi, at least, shows up on Kerry's donor list as reported by Fundrace. Does that mean that Kerry actively seeks the support of terrorists and their cash? I highly doubt it, although if true the Kosovars' access to Kerry shows a complete lack of vetting by his foreign-policy staff. Richard Holbrooke should know better than to be taking money from people connected to organizations designated as possible terror groups by the DHS.

Based on the research done by Wilcoxson and the information in the Dutch documentary, this deserves a closer look regardless of the publication source. If radical Kosovars are plying either campaign with cash, it needs to stop and those responsible held to account.


TOPICS: Foreign Affairs; Politics/Elections
KEYWORDS: balkanalqaeda; balkans; kerry; kla; kosovo; napalminthemorning; obl; unfitforcommand; wot
I can't believe this hasn't been posted yet. Is this not big news?
1 posted on 10/20/2004 5:44:46 PM PDT by Sir Gawain
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To: Sir Gawain

About as big as Yessir Aracrap supporting him...


2 posted on 10/20/2004 5:47:48 PM PDT by DSBull (Leather Belts, with Liberal logic everywhere they are keeping my head from exploding)
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To: Sir Gawain

Campaign contributions from enemies of the U.S. to rat candidates is a time-honored tradition.


3 posted on 10/20/2004 5:50:24 PM PDT by Mogollon
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To: Sir Gawain

Re-post changing "Kerry" to "Bush" and the Today show will lead with it tomorrow.


4 posted on 10/20/2004 5:56:06 PM PDT by NavVet (“Benedeict Arnold was wounded in battle fighting for America, but no one remembers him for that.”)
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To: Sir Gawain

This should be no surprise. Clinton gave them (KLA) air support during the Kosovo Conflict.


5 posted on 10/20/2004 6:01:19 PM PDT by ThreePuttinDude (Betty Castor the real Florida Disaster)
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To: Sir Gawain
Please see FR thread here

This has to go into the blogosphere. Here is why. Albanian terrorists collected on a single fundraiser over half a mil dollars, more than registered lobbyinsts contributed to Kerry since 1998 ($442 000)

They were open about expecting favors from Kerry.

Check also terrorists caught on film in arms shipment. They have probably obtained some bogus end user certificate for hunting club in Kosovo.

6 posted on 10/20/2004 6:03:06 PM PDT by DTA (Proud Pajamista)
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To: Sir Gawain
A VERY strong case can be made, that Kerry has ALWAYS appealed to America's enemies more than to Americans..

Likewise -- throughout his life, Kerry seemed more supportive of America's enemies than America.

Kerry was, is and shall always remain a traitorous bastard..

Semper Fi
7 posted on 10/20/2004 6:05:45 PM PDT by river rat (You may turn the other cheek...But I prefer to look into my enemy's vacant dead eyes.)
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To: Sir Gawain

Yes, to us it's big news. It's everyone else out there that appears not to give a rats ass....


8 posted on 10/20/2004 6:06:31 PM PDT by b4its2late (John John Kerry Edwards change positions more often than a Nevada prostitute!!!)
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To: river rat
Al Qaeda allies endorse Kerry

The video can be downloaded from here:

Bribing Wesley Clark and Dick Holbrooke:

Buying weapons:

Shipping weapons :

Merican weapons for Merican targets in Kosovo:

KERRY - THE BEST CANDIDATE TERRORIST CAN BUY (C)

Endorsed by ARAFAT, CASTRO, CPUSA, GEORGE SOROS, KLA...

VOTE FOR KERRY - DICTATORS, TERRORISTS, WEAPONS AND DRUG DEALERS CAN'T BE WRONG

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9 posted on 10/20/2004 6:07:01 PM PDT by DTA (Proud Pajamista)
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To: river rat
Al Qaeda allies endorse Kerry

The video can be downloaded from here:

Bribing Wesley Clark and Dick Holbrooke:

Buying weapons:

Shipping weapons :

Merican weapons for Merican targets in Kosovo:

KERRY - THE BEST CANDIDATE TERRORIST CAN BUY (C)

Endorsed by ARAFAT, CASTRO, CPUSA, GEORGE SOROS, KLA...

VOTE FOR KERRY - DICTATORS, TERRORISTS, WEAPONS AND DRUG DEALERS CAN'T BE WRONG

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10 posted on 10/20/2004 6:07:18 PM PDT by DTA (Proud Pajamista)
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To: Sir Gawain

He's supported by ALL our enemies


11 posted on 10/20/2004 6:19:59 PM PDT by Puppage (You may disagree with what I have to say, but I shall defend to your death my right to say it)
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To: Sir Gawain
There has not been one KLA Member or Leader brought to trial for War Crimes even though they were supported by Bin Laden and committed massive atrocities against Christians. It's no wonder they support Kerry because they know they won't be prosecuted under him. As for Clark, I thought we had a policy of not negotiating with terrorist?
12 posted on 10/20/2004 6:37:52 PM PDT by tobyhill (The war on terrorism is not for the weak!)
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To: Mrs Zip

ping


13 posted on 10/20/2004 7:25:00 PM PDT by zip ((Remember: pingDimocRat lies told often enough became truth to 42% of Americans))
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To: NavVet

I've actually imagined how fine that would be. Have a big press conference to get all the media buzzing and reporting like flies on --- and then say, "Oops, that was KERRY!"


14 posted on 10/20/2004 7:31:48 PM PDT by Libertina (10 Little Lying MSM Networks. CBS & ABC went down, soon there'll be none!)
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To: Libertina

PLEASE SEND THIS TO EVERYONE, newspapers, media, etc.....i am doing my part now!


15 posted on 10/20/2004 7:45:21 PM PDT by BushCheney4ever
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To: JustPiper

Pinging you to this thread, and the link in this post 6, JP.

It's getting out there.


16 posted on 10/20/2004 10:05:59 PM PDT by texasbluebell
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To: Sir Gawain

What I would like to know is if George Soros is making big bucks running drugs from the Middle East into Europe through Kosovo. I am sure the wicked of all stripes and colors are supporting Kerry. Don't worry, soon they will be hiding in the rocks, shaking in their pathetic boots, as the wrath of God removes the unrepentent wicked from the earth. To paraphrase the President, "you can run, but you can't hide" from God's prefect justice and judgement. Be very afraid evil doers of the world, your days are numbered.


17 posted on 10/20/2004 10:36:37 PM PDT by HisKingdomWillAbolishSinDeath (Proverbs 10:30 The righteous shall never be removed: but the wicked shall not inhabit the earth.)
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To: ValerieUSA; blam; FairOpinion; Ernest_at_the_Beach
Gosh. Another big surprise. Never would have expected this connection. ;')
George W. Bush will be reelected by a margin of at least ten per cent

18 posted on 10/20/2004 11:00:48 PM PDT by SunkenCiv ("All I have seen teaches me trust the Creator for all I have not seen." -- Emerson)
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To: HisKingdomWillAbolishSinDeath; Sir Gawain; texasbluebell; BushCheney4ever; Libertina; tobyhill; ...
Why are we all so surprised?

It's been going on for years:

See this:

________________________________________________


Unholy Alliance

by David Horowitz
Hardcover - (September 2004) - $27.95

In this tour de force on the most important issue of our time, David Horowitz, confronts the paradox of how so many Americans, including the leadership of the Democratic Party, could turn against the War on Terror. He finds an answer in a political Left that shares a view of America as the “Great Satan” with America’s radical Islamic enemies. In a remarkable exploration of the “Mind of the Left,” Horowitz traces the evolution of American radicalism from its Communist past to its “anti-war” present. He then shows how this Left was able to turn the Democratic Party presidential campaign around and reshape its views on the War on Terror.

19 posted on 10/20/2004 11:13:52 PM PDT by Ernest_at_the_Beach (A Proud member of Free Republic ~~The New Face of the Fourth Estate since 1996.)
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To: SunkenCiv

Thanks for the ping!


20 posted on 10/20/2004 11:14:44 PM PDT by Ernest_at_the_Beach (A Proud member of Free Republic ~~The New Face of the Fourth Estate since 1996.)
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To: Sir Gawain

Two weeks to go. . .and this stuff is just seeping; creeping. . .


21 posted on 10/21/2004 4:47:38 AM PDT by cricket (Don't lose your head. . vote Republican. . .)
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To: cricket

Bttp


22 posted on 10/21/2004 5:13:15 AM PDT by ehoxha
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To: Sir Gawain; Destro; DTA
Destro - you want to post the links between OBL and Clinton's Balkan Buddies ?

destro - didn't Clinton Jihadist pals in Bosnia give OBL a honorary passport ?

DTA - Aren't the KLA terrorist fronts in the USA doing all they can to get Kerry elected ?

23 posted on 10/21/2004 5:16:53 AM PDT by ehoxha
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To: Sir Gawain

Bump!


24 posted on 10/21/2004 5:59:49 AM PDT by F-117A
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To: texasbluebell; Sir Gawain

BumPing and Belle sweetie thanks for this ping, it does a heart good when info that should filter does, wish it would be a blowout, posted update at NoE


25 posted on 10/21/2004 12:32:19 PM PDT by JustPiper (NoE-the Enemy !!!)
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To: NOTTAHERO
Would it be poetic justice if Kerry is elected and the first terrorist WMD strike is the middle of Boston?--killing a million Kerry and Kennedy supporters?

No need - every year one million of potential liberal voters gets killed by abortion. And this is done by their own liberal parents!

27 posted on 10/21/2004 1:48:57 PM PDT by A. Pole (MadeleineAlbright:"I fell in love with Americans in uniform.And I continue to have that love affair")
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To: NOTTAHERO

no it would be a tragic event


28 posted on 10/22/2004 5:23:40 AM PDT by ehoxha
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To: Mogollon

The KLA is funded by the 15 families that run the heroin trade in Kosovo. They keep them well armed. The French just parachuted troops into Kosovo to bring troop strength up to 20,000. The Serbs are being murdered and houses demolished in a Muslim thrust to renew ethnic cleansing.
The Serb children skating on a pond last winter were mowed down by Muslims with ak47's. The KLA is a dangerous and well armed terrorist organization. The fact this Thaci was at the Democrat Convention in Boston is mind boggling.
The Hillary supporter and Clinton whitehouse visitor Alamoudi was just sentenced to 23 years for his help to terrorists.


29 posted on 10/22/2004 5:42:47 AM PDT by oldironsides
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To: oldironsides

you forgot to mention that the KLA heroin Jihadists alos murdered some 1,000 of their fellow Albanians


30 posted on 10/22/2004 12:23:16 PM PDT by ehoxha
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To: Sir Gawain
Should the rumor about a big anti-Kerry story to appear on the front page of the Washington Times prove to be true, and not just a set-up to discredit the blogosphere as some have suggested, might this be it?

Whether or not, we really should push this with Fox, and any other friendly media outlets.

31 posted on 10/24/2004 8:24:09 PM PDT by The_Reader_David (And when they behead your own people in the wars which are to come, then you will know what this was)
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To: Sir Gawain

We've been talking about it since last night, actually, on other threads. I found that it has already been posted by Agence France Presse on the twentieth.


32 posted on 10/24/2004 8:26:14 PM PDT by Eva
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To: Sir Gawain

Here's the original story with footnotes:

KERRY CAMPAIGN FINANCED BY TERRORISTS
October 18, 2004



Written by: Andy Wilcoxson



Introduction



John Kerry, the Democratic presidential candidate, is being given money by an Albanian terrorist organization known as the Kosovo Liberation Army (KLA or UCK in Albanian).



The KLA is currently smuggling weapons into Kosovo as part of a plot to attack American and other UN peacekeepers, should the UN Security Counsel refuse their demand for Kosovo's secession from Serbia and Montenegro.



About the Kosovo Liberation Army (KLA/UCK)



In order to fully understand the significance of John Kerry's involvement with the KLA it is first necessary to understand what sort of an organization the KLA is. The KLA is a terrorist organization with ties to Osama bin Laden and the Iranian government. The KLA's main objective is to break Kosovo, which has been an integral part of Serbia for centuries, away from Serbia.



The KLA began on the radical fringe of Kosovo-Albanian politics, originally made up of diehard Marxist-Leninists as well as by descendants of the fascist militias raised by the Italians in World War II. [1]



The KLA made its military debut in February 1996 with the bombing of several camps housing Serbian refugees from wars in Croatia and Bosnia. [2]



In early 1998 the KLA caught the attention of the U.S. Special Envoy for Kosovo, Robert Gelbard. Gelbard told Agence France Presse "We condemn very strongly terrorist actions in Kosovo. The UCK is, without any questions, a terrorist group." [3]



The KLA has been credibly linked to the notorious terrorist Osama bin Laden. In 1999 The Washington Times obtained intelligence documents that showed what is described as a 'link' between bin Laden, and the KLA --including a common staging area in Tropoje, Albania, a center for Islamic terrorists. The reports said bin Laden's al-Qaeda organization has both trained and financially supported the KLA. [4]



In 1998 Fatos Klosi, the head of SHIK, the Albanian intelligence service, told London’s Sunday Times newspaper that Bin Laden had visited Albania himself. His was one of several fundamentalist groups that had sent units to fight in Kosovo, Klosi said. [5]



In 2002 the U.S. State Department issued a report giving Iran the dubious distinction of being "the most active state sponsor of terrorism." Their report went on to report that Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps and Ministry of Intelligence and Security were involved in the planning of and support for terrorist acts and continued to exhort a variety of groups that use terrorism to pursue their goals. [6]



The Jerusalem Post reported that Iranian Revolutionary Guardsmen were training the KLA in 1998. The newspaper said that "Selected groups of Albanians were sent to Iran to study that country's version of militant Islam." The same article went on to report that "millions of dollars have been funneled through Bosnia and Albania to buy arms for the KLA. The money is raised from both Islamic governments and from Islamic communities in Western Europe, particularly Germany." [7]



Yossef Bodansky, the Director of the U.S. House Congressional Task Force on Terrorism and Unconventional Warfare, wrote a report for the magazine Defense and Foreign Affairs Strategic Policy saying that "In the Fall of 1997, the uppermost leadership in Tehran ordered the IRGC [Iranian Revolutionary Guards Corps] High Command to launch a major program for shipping large quantities of weapons and other military supplies to the Albanian clandestine organizations in Kosovo. [Ayatollah] Khamene'i's instructions specifically stipulated that the comprehensive military assistance was aimed to enable the Muslims 'to achieve the independence' of the province of Kosovo."



Bodansky's article corroborates the Jerusalem Post's account. He wrote that in 1997 "the Iranians began sending promising Albanian and UCK commanders for advanced military training in al-Quds [special] forces and IRGC camps in Iran." [8]



In addition to the direct financing that the KLA receives from Islamic terror organizations, the organization also relies on funds raised by the Albanian mafia. [9]



The Baltimore Sun, citing western intelligence officials, reported that part of the KLA's funding comes from "powerful Albanian mafia organizations that deal in narcotics, prostitution and arms smuggling across Europe." [10]



The London Times reported that the KLA was "an outgrowth of the Kosovo Albanian mafia." Their report said, "these Kosovan criminals operate the most powerful drug-running network in Europe." [11]



According to police in the Czech Republic, Kosovo Albanian drug traffickers fund the KLA with proceeds from the heroin trade. "Kosovo Albanian drug smugglers have become a major phenomenon," said Jiri Komorous, head of the Czech Republic's national narcotics police, who added that his heroin division "spends about 80 percent of its time" on Kosovar drug gangs. [12]



Interpol estimates that Kosovo Albanians may control 40 percent of the European heroin trade. In Germany, Austria, Switzerland, and the Czech Republic, they may have as much as 70 percent of the market, according to the estimates. [13]



In addition to drug trafficking. The KLA kidnaps women and young girls and forces them into prostitution.



During NATO's 1999 bombardment of Yugoslavia, which resulted in the exodus of hundreds of thousands of Kosovo refugees, the KLA robbed refugee families and forced refugee girls into prostitution.



According to the London Times, "Reports from Macedonia and Albania confirm that KLA 'minders' [inside the refugee camps] ensure that all refugees peddle the same line when speaking to Western journalists. KLA gangsters rob them of any remaining cash. And KLA pimps driving Mercedes kidnap refugee girls for prostitution in Italy." [14]



The Albanian mafia's involvement in prostitution is huge. In 2001 The Economist, citing an internal British Home Office briefing, reported that "Albanians or Kosovars now control 'around 70%' of massage parlors in Soho. That ties in with a report last year [2000] by the National Criminal Intelligence Service, which noted a long-term threat from organized Albanian gangs who run immigration and prostitution rackets across Western Europe to pursue their goals."



The article says that there is "little the police can do. They say that immigrant sex workers refuse to testify because the gangs threaten reprisals against the women's loved ones. Since these groups operate internationally, the British police cannot protect the families of the workers. They are powerless against such intimidation."



Paul Holmes, who heads London's Metropolitan Police's Vice Unit says "All our intelligence and evidential experience is that these women are being used, effectively as sexual slaves, by ruthless, exploitative pimps." Tackling prostitution is harder than ever. But it is not the sex that is the problem. It is the slavery. [15]



The Albanian mafia has become extremely powerful as a world-wide criminal force. The effects of the Albanian mafia are even being felt in the United States where they are taking over organized crime.



The FBI says, thousands of Albanians and others who fled the Balkans for the United States in recent years have emerged as a serious organized crime problem, threatening to displace La Cosa Nostra (LCN) families as kingpins of U.S. crime. [16]



According to Chris Swecker, the head of the FBI's criminal division, Albanian gangsters have already seized control of some rackets from New York Mafia families. [17]



John Kerry and the KLA



The leader of the KLA is a man named Hashim Thaci. Thaci, who goes under the nom de guerre "Snake," attended the Democratic Party’s convention in Boston earlier this year.



Upon returning from the convention, Thaci told the Albanian-Language KosovaLive agency, "It was a very successful visit at the Democratic Convention, where the PDK [Thachi's political party] had been invited as a guest. It was confirmed once again that the Democratic authorities would recognize and respect the will of the people of Kosova for self-determination" [18]



In addition to the KLA leader's attendance at the Democratic Convention was the presence of KLA members at a John Kerry fundraiser in New York.



In September, the Dutch Television station VPRO produced a documentary entitled "De Brooklyn Connectie." This documentary follows a KLA terrorist named Florin Kraniqi as he attends a John Kerry fundraiser, and then smuggles weapons into Kosovo for a war that is being planned against American and other UN Peacekeepers there.



The video can be downloaded from the VPRO website at:

http://www.vpro.nl/programma/tegenlicht/afleveringen/18793157/



Kraniqi lives in Brooklyn, where he allegedly works as a roofer; although his big house, his shiny new car, and his swimming pool, suggest that he makes money in other ways.



The first few minutes of the video consist of Kraniqi praising the KLA and accusing the Serbs.



At the 11:08 mark of the video, he goes to a John Kerry fundraiser together with a group of KLA members. They are shown writing checks to the Kerry campaign for thousands of dollars each.



While at the fundraiser, they openly identify themselves as the KLA. Kraniqi is seen introducing himself and his brothers-in-arms to Wesley Clark (Commander of the NATO bombing of Yugoslavia, and former Democratic presidential candidate). Kraniqi says, "Mr. Clark. This is your group, your KLA." Clark then praises the group saying, "They fought against tremendous odds."



Then, Richard Holbrooke (Kerry's Sr. Foreign Policy Adviser), who apparently knows one of the terrorists, comes over and jokingly says, "He almost got me killed." To which Kraniqi quips, "He would not let his Kalashnikov go. He will keep his Kalashnikov." Then Holbrooke, Clark, and this group of KLA terrorists all have a good laugh.



It is rather disturbing to see these high officials in the Democratic Party having such a relaxed and friendly exchange with a group of terrorists, eventhough they have just given thousands of dollars to John Kerry’s campaign.



Kraniqi makes clear that he expects a quid-pro-quo for his donation. He says, "With money you can do amazing things in this country. Senators and congressmen are looking for donations. If you fund them and raise the money they need for their campaign they pay you back."



At the 29:03 mark of the video, Kraniqi visits a gun store and purchases weapons to use in Kosovo. From this point forward you get to see how the KLA smuggles weapons into Kosovo, disguising them as humanitarian aid and so forth.



Near the end of the video, at the 46:00 mark, you finally learn why the KLA has been smuggling all of those weapons into Kosovo. The Dutch TV reporter says, "In Pristina I talked to the NATO spokesman and he told me that he was very successful in disarming the Albanians."



Kraniqi laughs and replies, "It's a NATO propaganda. No one ever is going to disarm Albanians. There is no way. No NATO, no one is going to disarm Albanians. [...] NATO can collect a few arms. But most Albanians in Kosovo are very well armed. Just incase NATO pulls out, or we don't get our independence peacefully then we'll use those weapons."



Because the video has been edited, the end of this conversation is way back at the 4:08 mark (you can tell that it is part of the same conversation because he is standing in front of the same wall, in the same lighting conditions, and wearing the same clothes).



The Dutch Reporter asks: "It's going to be war?"



Kraniqi replies: "Hope not, but if it is were ready; if not this spring then the next one. If Kosova does not get its independence there will be a war."



In case you are unaware of this fact, the only ones in Kosovo that the KLA can have a war with are the UN peacekeeping troops, which include Americans. The Serbs all withdrew in 1999 after the NATO bombing.



This is not such a thinly veiled threat, Kraniqi is saying that if the KLA does not get its way then it will attack the UN Troops who are stationed in Kosovo, and those UN troops include Americans.



These terrorists have already shown that they are not afraid to attack the UN. In September, UCK sniper attacks on UN vehicles forced the UN to stop using the Kosovska Mitrovica-Leposavic road between 9:00 PM and 6:00 AM. [19]



Conclusion



The KLA is clearly a terrorist organization. It is backed by Islamic terror organizations. It is linked both to Osama bin Laden and to the Government of Iran. It is heavily involved in drug trafficking and forced prostitution.



The KLA is directly threatening the safety of American personnel stationed in Kosovo. They’re smuggling weapons in for a war against a UN force that includes Americans, and they’re so brazen that they’ll do for everybody to see on Dutch national TV.



John Kerry, who was on the Senate Intelligence Committee from 1993 until 2000, must know who the KLA is, but he clearly doesn’t care.



Instead of condemning the KLA, Kerry takes money from them. And instead of distancing itself from the KLA, Kerry's party invites the KLA's leader to come to their convention in Boston.



The United States of America, was brutally attacked by terrorists on 9/11, we are in a life or death struggle against terrorism, and here is John Kerry taking money from terrorists; if there was ever anybody that we needed to keep out of the White House it’s John Kerry.



Footnotes



[1] "Fog of War -- Coping With the Truth About Friend and Foe: Victims Not Quite Innocent," New York Times, March 28, 1999



[2] Jane's Intelligence Review, October 1, 1996



[3] Agence France Presse, February 23, 1998



[4] "KLA Rebels Train in Terrorist Camps: Bin Laden Offers Training Too," Washington Times, May 4, 1999, pg. A1



[5] "Bin Laden opens European terror base in Albania," The Sunday Times (London), November 29, 1998, Sunday



[6] FORM item 9, U.S. Department of State , Patterns of Global Terrorism -2002, dtd April 30, 2003



[7] "Kosovo Seen as New Islamic Bastion," Jerusalem Post, September 14, 1998



[8] "Italy Becomes Iran's New Base for Terrorist Operations," by Yossef Bodansky, Defense and Foreign Affairs Strategic Policy (London), February 1998



[9] "Albanian Mafia, This Is How It Helps The Kosovo Guerrilla Fighters," Corriere della Sera (Milan, Italy), October 15, 1998



[10] "Speculation Plentiful, Facts Few About Kosovo Separatist Group," Baltimore Sun, March 6, 1998



[11] "In spontaneously opening our hearts to these Kosovan refugees, we are opening our country to organised criminality," The Times (London), May 6, 1999, Thursday



[12] "A New Drug Route is Traced to the Old Balkans Anarchy" The Boston Globe, June 3, 2001, Sunday, Pg. A14



[13] Ibid.



[14] "In spontaneously opening our hearts to these Kosovan refugees, we are opening our country to organised criminality," The Times (London), May 6, 1999, Thursday



[15] "Prostitution: SoHopeless; Albanian organised crime dominates prostitution in Soho" The Economist - June 21, 2001



[16] "FBI: Albanian mobsters 'new Mafia'," CNN, August 18, 2004



[17] "Hunt for 'terrorism nexus' changes how FBI handles crime," USA Today - August 19, 2004



[18] "Thaci Says US Democrats Support Self-Determination of People of Kosova," KosovaLive - Wednesday, August 4, 2004 [FBIS Document # FBIS-EEU-2004-0805]



[19] "UN Pulls Out of Night-Time Use of Kosovo Road For Security Reasons” BBC Monitoring, September 24, 2004 - FoNet news agency, Belgrade, in Serbian 1151 gmt 23 Sep 04


33 posted on 10/24/2004 8:36:26 PM PDT by Eva
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To: Eva

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34 posted on 10/25/2004 11:46:16 AM PDT by ehoxha
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To: NOTTAHERO
Would it be poetic justice if Kerry is elected and the first terrorist WMD strike is the middle of Boston?--killing a million Kerry and Kennedy supporters? It could happen as terrorists know Kerry is on their side and, like Clinton, Kerry would do little about it.

Poetic justice?? Did you also have those same thoughts on 9/11/01?

35 posted on 10/25/2004 11:53:42 AM PDT by TexKat (Just because you did not see it or read it, that does not mean it did or did not happen.)
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To: TexKat
Let's not speculate on killing Kerry supporters, that sounds too much like what Michael Moore said after 911.

The point is that Kerry is in league with the terrorists, just like he was with the NVN. Some of the KLA was trained at Bin Laden's camps and they are also tied to the Chechen terrorists. So does this make Kerry tied to the Butchers of Beslan?

36 posted on 10/25/2004 12:07:55 PM PDT by Eva
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To: ninenot; sittnick; steve50; Hegemony Cricket; Willie Green; Wolfie; ex-snook; FITZ; arete; ...
In addition to the KLA leader's attendance at the Democratic Convention was the presence of KLA members at a John Kerry fundraiser in New York.

Bump!

37 posted on 10/27/2004 8:27:13 AM PDT by A. Pole (Pat Buchanan: "I am compelled to endorse the president of the United States [for re-election].")
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To: Sir Gawain; DTA; A. Pole
Is Kerry Supported By Kosovo Terrorists?

Yes!!!! We've known that for quite some time, now.

However, the news needs to get out to the lamestream media, and ASAP, in such a way that it does not seem to support Milosevic, who has been over-demonized by the same lamestreamers over and over.

The main point shoud be the facts, and the inescapable conclusion: sKerry is not with us, but is with the terrorists!!!!

38 posted on 10/27/2004 12:13:52 PM PDT by Honorary Serb (Kerry is an empty suit, and Soros is his puppet-master!)
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To: Honorary Serb; Sir Gawain
>>>>>The main point shoud be the facts, and the inescapable conclusion: sKerry is not with us, but is with the terrorists!!!!<<<<

This story has been reported so far by The Scotsman in Scotland, WorldNetDaily and Newsmax, also has generated a lot of buzz on various blogs. However, no U.S. MSM has picked it up so far.

39 posted on 10/27/2004 1:01:02 PM PDT by DTA (Proud Pajamista)
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