Hirunews Logo
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
Russia+heard+Boston+suspects%27+mother+%27discussing+jihad%27
Sunday, 28 April 2013 - 9:25
Russia heard Boston suspects' mother 'discussing jihad'
10

Shares
1,253

Views

According to a U.S. official Russia intercepted a communication between the mother of the accused Boston Marathon bombers and someone who may have been one of her sons "discussing jihad" in 2011.

 

This source described the conversation as vague.

 

The Russians turned over the intercept to the FBI in the last few days.

 

This source was not aware of a reason for the delay and did not offer an opinion about whether it would have given the FBI enough reason to justify a closer look at Tamerlan Tsarnaev, the oldest of the two brothers.

 

U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder was asked about the report while attending the White House Correspondents Dinner yesterday.

Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
You may also like :
HiruNews
Thursday, 16 August 2018 - 16:24
Mangroves play a critical role in maintaining the ecological balance in Sri Lanka's coastal areas.However, some money-hungry people do not understand this.Our... Read More
HiruNews
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
153 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
3,159 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
7,182 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
18,575 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
75 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
47,716 Views
Top