Skip to comments.Napolitano: DHS knew of Boston bomber Russia trip
Posted on 04/23/2013 9:17:45 AM PDT by Bulwinkle
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano said Tuesday that her agency knew of alleged Boston bomber Tamerlan Tsarnaev's trip to Russia last year even though his name was misspelled on a travel document. A key lawmaker had said that the misspelling caused the FBI to miss the trip....
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I’ve been saying all along....this was a sting gone bad...and the way I see it....there are definitely other players.
That is why they bought all those bullets! /sarc
Well, that wouldn’t be the first terrorist attack to go off with the FBI knowing who was in the country, or staying at one of their assets rental houses.
You can't make an omelette without breaking a few eggs . . .
DHS may have known of the trip because Tamerlan admitted it when he appeared before Immigration and Customs inspectors at the port of entry on his re-entry to the US. Such a long absence is suspicious in and of itself for any green card holder, but apparently the DHS quietly re-admitted him to the US without any further action.
This is life under Big Sis the frat girl.
WWADD? (What Would Able Danger Do?)
Obama is at the heart of this...believe it.
FBI you are about to be throw under the bus unless you get out in front of this,DHS is saying you are idiots. They knew you didn’t , Get a clue and go on the offense.
Younger FReepers might like to know that L.H. Oswald later went on to become the lone assassin of President JF Kennedy.
File under - Things That are Weird
Accountability? Will any heads roll over this? NO!
So the ‘See Something, Say Something’ meme does not apply to Big Sis? These people think everyone is stupid and their supporters in the media certainly are.
It's interesting that they don't name the key numbnut who said that.
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I wonder if key lawmaker can spell 'stupid?'
Mueller is a democrat company man...he will gladly take the fall and retire to his Soros paid vacation villa in the south do France.
months later, an FBI alert on him had expired and so his re-entry was not noted.
FBI she is blaming you.
Bump for the truth!
What’s worse? They spelled name differently, and missed him, or they didn’t track him when he got back?
Yes great find, that was as bad as the suspect in custody who they said was mixed up with another Saudi with the same name and alien number. Oh wait that not it it was another guy buying dates at the port.
FBI pick up the white phone, you are being hosed.