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FBI, US military in hunt for one-time recruit planning 'Fort Hood-style Jihad'
Fox News ^ | Monday, March 31, 2014 | Jana Winter

Posted on 03/31/2014 2:37:54 PM PDT by Star Traveler

EXCLUSIVE: The FBI is searching for a recent Army recruit believed to be planning a "Fort Hood-inspired jihad against U.S. soldiers," FoxNews.com has learned.

The alert, whose legitimacy was confirmed by military and law enforcement officials, stated that a man identified as Booker had told friends of his "intention to commit jihad." Booker, who is also known as Muhammad Abdullah Hassan, was recruited by the U.S. Army in Kansas City, Mo., in February 2014 and was scheduled to report for basic training on April 7. But he was discharged last week, apparently after law enforcement authorities learned of his alleged plan.

Both the FBI and the 902d Military Intelligence Group at Fort Leavenworth are involved in the hunt.

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TOPICS: Breaking News; Foreign Affairs; News/Current Events; War on Terror
KEYWORDS: army; fbi; fbimanhunt; islam; jihad; jihadistmanhunt; muslim; terrorist
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To: Star Traveler

The DOD released a statement a few weeks ago warning about the “ internal threat .

http://www.stripes.com/news/dod-targets-insider-threat-after-navy-yard-shooting-investigations-1.273361

So right after that release a truck driver disarms a female sailor and then shoots and kills another sailor.

Now we have this guy. Obunga’s fault.


21 posted on 03/31/2014 3:04:45 PM PDT by csvset
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To: Star Traveler

They “discharged” him but didn’t arrest him? Did they get a direct call from the White Hut?


22 posted on 03/31/2014 3:07:14 PM PDT by livius
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To: Star Traveler
But he was discharged last week, apparently after law enforcement authorities learned of his alleged plan.

Might be a silly question, but why didn't they arrest him while he was still there?

23 posted on 03/31/2014 3:07:54 PM PDT by Road Warrior 04 (Molon Labe! (Oathkeeper))
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To: Star Traveler; All
Dragging out the 'oldies'...


24 posted on 03/31/2014 3:08:47 PM PDT by potlatch ("Dream as if you'll live forever...Live as if you'll die today")
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To: Mr Ramsbotham

I think he was “Booker” when he joined. I’m assuming he was black, because there are many black people named after Booker T. Washington, but on the other hand, he could have been any Kansas City teenager of any color who was depressed and dysfunctional enough to convert to Islam.


25 posted on 03/31/2014 3:08:58 PM PDT by livius
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To: Star Traveler

“one time recruit”?

What a joke America has become.

=> Why did the Boston terrorists/murderers not need a passport?

Why was THAT traitor allowing it not removed with prejudice?


26 posted on 03/31/2014 3:09:45 PM PDT by Diogenesis
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To: Star Traveler

” But he was discharged last week, apparently after law enforcement authorities learned of his alleged plan. “

You cant make this stuff up. They learn of the plan so quick get him out of here. Then they say to the public “can you help us find this guy” with no pics or description.


27 posted on 03/31/2014 3:10:33 PM PDT by Lurkina.n.Learnin
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To: csvset

When I saw a photo of the killer of the MP, it screamed “Islamic convert.” It’s the shaved head and the beard that give it away.

That’s why we haven’t heard anything about him or his “motive,” and why it took so long to release any information at all about him (while the Navy was cooking up a story to protect Islam).


28 posted on 03/31/2014 3:11:02 PM PDT by livius
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To: ABN 505

I remember that very clearly. It really told me just how much the Army brass cares about me and my family.


29 posted on 03/31/2014 3:15:47 PM PDT by Future Snake Eater (CrossFit.com)
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To: Mr Ramsbotham
No person named Muhammad Abdullah Hassan should ever be permitted to serve in the U.S. military, much less granted a security clearance. I know: there are probably more good Muhammad Abdullah Hassans than bad ones, but at this juncture we can’t afford to take the chance.

I would go as far as saying no person named Muhammad Abdullah Hassan should be allowed to be in the US, let alone live here. Dying, on the other hand, is quite fine. My statements are predicated on the fact that Islam is not a religion. It is a death cult and as such its followers have no 1st Amendment protections based on religious grounds.

30 posted on 03/31/2014 3:24:53 PM PDT by ConservativeInPA (We need to fundamentally transform RATs lives for their lies.)
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To: 2harddrive

Commissioner Gordon has contacted them already.


31 posted on 03/31/2014 3:31:59 PM PDT by Eleutheria5 (End the occupation. Annex today.)
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To: Lurkina.n.Learnin

Let me understand, he is recruited by our military , locals say he has a plot to commit work place violence so they discharge him and now can’t find him? False flag discovered by local LEOs ? Spoiled plan initiated by who?

I never would have thought this possible but now I just don’t know.


32 posted on 03/31/2014 3:35:33 PM PDT by crosslink (Moderates should play in the middle of a busy street)
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To: ABN 505

Not only remember what the man said but more importantly remember the man who said it. That such a person could rise to that rank is a travesty let alone a danger for troops and the Nation.


33 posted on 03/31/2014 3:43:19 PM PDT by noinfringers2
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To: Bushbacker1
Might be a silly question, but why didn't they arrest him while he was still there?

He was supposed to report for basic training on April 7th.

The Army discharged him between his swearing-in day, and his report date, so he is running loose somewhere among the populace.

With some luck, he may just show up on April 7th, and get arrested.

34 posted on 03/31/2014 3:52:37 PM PDT by meadsjn
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To: Star Traveler
But... but... isn't that PROFILING?

I thought profiling was bad?

I thought you were supposed to wait until they killed people before you could even acknowledge they existed?

35 posted on 03/31/2014 3:58:22 PM PDT by E. Pluribus Unum ("The man who damns money has obtained it dishonorably; the man who respects it has earned it.")
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To: unixfox

This administration hates the military and they will do whatever it takes to destroy it

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Bingo!


36 posted on 03/31/2014 4:09:23 PM PDT by Bigg Red (1 Pt 1: As he who called you is holy, be holy yourselves in every aspect of your conduct.)
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To: Mr Ramsbotham

Oh, puh-leaze... you know we need to round up every John Smith first.


37 posted on 03/31/2014 4:10:00 PM PDT by Rodamala
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To: Diogenesis

BO is a POS enemy combatant who should have been kidnapped and sent to a CIA prison months ago.


38 posted on 03/31/2014 4:27:06 PM PDT by doc maverick
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To: Star Traveler
and the NSA is silent...
39 posted on 03/31/2014 4:30:55 PM PDT by Chode (Stand UP and Be Counted, or line up and be numbered - *DTOM* -vvv- NO Pity for the LAZY - 86-44)
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To: ABN 505

As great a tragedy as this was, it would be a shame if our diversity became a casualty as well.”

I do not want a diverse Army. I want a cohesive unit all working towards the same goal of killing ALL enemies of the United States.


40 posted on 03/31/2014 4:33:20 PM PDT by SECURE AMERICA (Where can I go to sign up for the American Revolution 2014 and the Crusades 2014?)
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