Tag Archives: Chechnya

UNARMED CLAIM – Friday May 31 2013

– A Chechen man shot dead by the FBI during questioning about his links to the Boston marathon bombers was unarmed, the ‘Washington Post’ has reported. Ibragim Todashev, 27, was shot after he apparently stabbed an agent during questioning on … Continue reading

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KILLER’S WIFE ONCE ‘ALL-AMERICAN GIRL’ – Tuesday April 23 2013

– The widow of the Boston Marathon bomber shot dead by police was an all-American girl who had been brainwashed by her extremist husband, according to a former school friend. Katherine Russell, 24, converted to Islam for Tamerlan Tsarnaev, 26, … Continue reading

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FBI HUNT MOVES ON TO MOTIVES – Monday April 22 2013

– With one suspect dead and the other captured and lying grievously wounded in a hospital, the investigation into the Boston Marathon bombings turned to questions about the motives, and to the significance of an overseas trip one of them … Continue reading

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BOSTON CELEBRATES AS POLICE GRAB SUSPECT – Sunday April 21 2013

– “We got him” – with that, authorities delivered on their promise to bring the suspects of the Boston Marathon bombings, identified as young, radicalised, Chechen Americans, to swift justice. With one brother dead and the other being treated for … Continue reading

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BROTHERS IN ARMS BONDED IN HATRED – Sunday April 21 2013

– As a picture has begun to emerge of the two brothers, Tamerlan Tsarnaev, 26, and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, 19, it was difficult to distinguish them from millions of other young people who go to the United States to forge a … Continue reading

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ONE MARATHON KILLER DEAD AS NET CLOSES ON FUGITIVE BROTHER – Saturday April 20 2013

– The Boston bombing suspects – one of whom was shot dead by police yesterday – are brothers from the Russian Republic of Chechnya, it was reported last night. The survivor, who was still on the run last night, was … Continue reading

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ONE SUSPECT DEAD AS POLICEMAN KILLED IN SHOOTOUT – Saturday April 20 2013

– One of the suspects in Monday’s Boston Marathon bombings was last night dead, with another on the loose in the suburbs after a firefight with police. As chilling new images emerged of the likely perpetrators of the bombing – … Continue reading

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