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Monday, June 24, 2013

Mother Of Boston Bombing Suspects Speaks Out

Zubeidat Tsarnaeva, mother of the two Boston bombing suspects, is pictured in Makhachkala, regional capital of Dagestan, Russia, Thursday, May 30, 2013. (Musa Sadulayev/AP)

Zubeidat Tsarnaeva, mother of the two Boston bombing suspects, is pictured in Makhachkala, regional capital of Dagestan, Russia, Thursday, May 30, 2013. (Musa Sadulayev/AP)

The mother of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev plans to come to the U.S. for her son’s first court hearing, scheduled for July 10.

Speaking in Dagestan, Zubeidat Tsarnaeva told the BBC her sons were not responsible for the bombings. Dzhokhar’s older brother Tamerlan Tsarnaev was killed in a shootout with police after the bombings.

Zubeidat Tsarnaeva says she wants to know why her sons have been blamed for the bombings. She also said that Tamerlan Tsarnaev was not radicalized when he visited Dagestan for six months last year.

The Russian government reportedly has a recording of a 2011 phone call in which Tamerlan Tsarnaev “vaguely discussed” jihad with his mother.


  • Tim Franks, presenter of the BBC’s Newshour, reporting from Dagestan.

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  • mattlove1

    You people are disgusting and pathetic. She obviously said what she said because she is honest and  a keen observer. I would bet you the job of hosting your miserable show that she said many Americans supported her because they did, and she took that in, and made it part of her world view.  You people try to introduce the idea of calculation and strategy into her words. Projection much?

    • barbpo

      I WAS there. Your alternate world view is ugly and shocking.

  • XRay

    I wasn’t there, and I didn’t see the evidence but my boys did not don’t
    this crime. Yeah, right.

    • Bored with people like you

      I know, how crazy of her to think that just bc she’s his mother, she knows him better than we do.

      • Lawrence

         Look the the mothers of the Oklahoma bombing killers Columbine killers, and the recent Sandy Hook. The “kids” were in the basement making bombs. And of the moms who survived responded: Oh, my God! MY boy was plotting this all along?

        Parents don’t have any idea what their kids are up to. And the emotional bias prevents them from having a clear idea many times.

  • anon

    Why is this receiving air time? So we can all laugh at or pity this women’s naivete? Are we really at all interested in her arrival to the US?

  • Note1

    Tell her not to pack any clothes, we provide clothes to criminals in jail, all paid for by the tax-payers of the USA…not stolen! You skip bail…You go directly to jail, We do-not negotiate with terrorist! and we don’t give tours of our country to islamists, so that they can plan an attack to injure and kill more innocent civilians in America, because of their ridiculous beliefs!

    • Bored with people like you

      Blah blah blah.

  • Richard Coulombre

    The mother can deny all she wants! The ” proof  is in the pudding” as one would say.

    • http://www.facebook.com/holly.amorous Holly Amorous

      Where is the proof? I am still waiting to see one shred of it… 

      • Ex-con, and what?

        I wanna see proof too. Anyone who has ever been arrested for anything will know that authorities and media often lie.

        • Info

          America has become a military and police state just like Nazi Germany was before world war 2. Police and authorities just like the SS, have so much power that the constitutional rights of people are now being ignored. You no longer go to a normal court or normal prison it is all military prisons and interrogation behind closed doors with no outsiders, lawyers or video evidence. Police can arrest you and detain you on suspicion of being a terrorist. The authorities have released statements that he has confessed, but why not show his confession video if that is the case. And what about the photos showing different individuals with the black back packs. All information condemming the victim has come from statements put out by the authorities. Bigbrother is here now and is watching you.

  • Jcbrook

    Why aren’t you investigating the holes in the official story here? Like the LIE that Dave Henneberry’s boat was outside of the “perimeter,” when in fact, it seems like they were guarding the site until the experiment with martial law was over, hanging out for a long time in the garage across the street and in a backyard farther down Franklin St., while never once going near the boat or Henneberry’s carriage house or the detached garage next door. 2 eyewitnesses have reported law enforcement around Henneberry’s house. One report came from an infowars reporter. The other was Leah Flynn of 20 Franklin St.

    Also, what’s with Dave Henneberry’s giant omission with regards to the door that was built into the shrink wrapping on the boat. Watch the police apparatus, in the thermal images video, just peel back that door.

    And then there’s “Danny,” who told Matt Lauer that he didn’t recognize the “carjacker” as one of the bombing suspects. He said he thought it was a “different guy.”

    • http://www.facebook.com/bob.loblar Bob Loblar

      JC, you are a liar! I hope you burn from the pants up.

  • guest

    Please stop giving this woman the press she so desperately desires.

  • Misty0331

    i dont think they did this i stille wont to see poof that they did you come for your boy he will need you when he gets out

  • Free Chechen Fighter

    Dzokhar Tsarnaev is innocent and this bombing issue is made by the U.S government, think about it, Dzokhar and his brother found a peaceful community how did they destroy the society that greeted them as members in it. in another way: 18 years old kid is a terrorist, in what world. 
    the frightened kid had no else option just to defend himself when the whole world had accused him with something he didn’t did, who will believe him the U.S government or the Russian government which wanted every Chechen citizen died! . the FBI is behind all this thing starting with 9-11 ending with this bombing. we could say this all for the new world system that the free mason dreaming to establish.

  • barbpo

    Anything this woman says is a lie.  Please leave her face and comments out of our lives.

  • J__o__h__n

    Isn’t she wanted here herself for a shoplifting charge? 

  • Lock_and_stock@mail.ru

    Who belive that he did that, belives that he’s an idiot. So simple is that.

  • Jcbrook

    Bob, why did you call me a liar? I actually traveled to Watertown, because I couldn’t reconcile 2 of the eyewitnesses’ statements. (I believe Jennings Aske has a hard time telling east from west.)

    This is just a fraction of the odd information I have collected on this story:

    9:57:  “My friend on Franklin St., ummm, lived across the street, and the army people did a huge search in their garage, ummm, but the boat was directly across the street; they didn’t search the boat, not once. They didn’t even go around it.”

    TPM spoke with one Franklin St. resident, Leah Flynn, 36, who was returning from picking up breakfast at Starbucks. Flynn had spent most of Friday in her home with her fiancee, just a couple blocks away from where Tsarnaev was eventually found….

    Flynn said that she had seen law enforcement officers in her backyard during the day on Friday, which had allowed her to feel better about her personal safety. Still, she said, she “just had this unsettling feeling that he wasn’t far.”

    [Flynn lives at 20 Franklin St., according to the online White Pages. From the scene of the shootout on Laurel St., this is about a block PAST Dave Henneberry's house at 67 Franklin St.]

    At least 5 photos here showing Dave Henneberry’s boat in backyard with carriage house and detached backyard garage next door. Presumably, law enforcement didn’t check out those obvious hiding places either. Both structures are also visible on Google satellite view.

    Infrared video showing “robot” peeling back patch/flap/door in shrink wrapping on boat.

    1:24, “Danny”: “No, I thought it’s a different guy from the picture.”

    Sen. Mary Landrieu reports that a Washington briefing on the bombings was classified. Why would a briefing on the bombings need to be classified???

  • Jcbrook

    Here’s more interesting info on this story. Was the Urban Shield drill REALLY scheduled for early June???:


    Officials from a dozen agencies had been meeting for months to plan the scenario. They behaved much like movie producers, recruiting students from Northeastern University and the Boston Police Academy to play the parts of terrorists and witnesses….

    The basic plot was this: Half a dozen members of Free America Citizens wanted to gauge police response to a bomb scare. They would plant hoax devices, then stay on the scene to watch and record the bomb squad and detectives as they responded, as a dry run to a larger attack….

    The planned exercise has eerie similarities to the police investigation that led to the capture of the alleged Boston Marathon bombers, Tamerlan and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, whose images were caught on video cameras and who were captured after a car chase and shoot-out with police.

    In the training scenario, investigators participating in Urban Shield would have to track down footage of the bombers caught by street surveillance cameras and the phones of “witnesses.”….

    “Everything that you saw happen within seconds of the explosion,” says James Baker, the president of security consultancy Cytel Group, “was all because someone thought they should be prepared for that.” Baker would know. In the past 24 months, he has helped Boston run two massive, 24-hour worst-case scenario simulations that bore no small resemblance to the situation unfolding this afternoon in Watertown….

    The drills are intended to be strikingly lifelike. Urban Shield has worked with Strategic Operations, A HOLLYWOOD EFFECTS COMPANY that also helps prepare army medics for the battlefield. (Their disaster scenario staff, Baker says, INCLUDE AN AMPUTEE.) With a generous helping of moulage, their drills aim to force officials to confront both the logistical and atmospheric challenges of a disaster….

    For U.S. cities, Israel is a particular area of focus. In October, officials from ten U.S. police departments (though not Boston) traveled to Israel to study counterterrorism, security and resilience. And Israel is a case study for more than just police: Mass General Hospital in Boston, which received dozens of victims from the Marathon bombings, had previously consulted Israeli doctors to “revamp their disaster-response planning.”

    Resilience, in particular, is one area in which the Israelis excel — and one that U.S. authorities have been eager to import to U.S. disaster areas.

    [Emphasis added.]

  • Davies7a

    Wait a minute, he vaguely discuss jihad? Wht does this means ? Should he be talking about this at all? I am confused, I don’t think she should speak too much without a lawyer advising her.

  • anon

    You mad, bro?

  • BostonDad

    Due process in a law court in front of the press and “12 good (wo)men and true” should clear up the chaotic stories from the events as they happened in real time.   The brothers Tsarnaev certainly didn’t act like innocents, tossing homemade bombs at police and shooting endless guns, but “innocent until proven guilty”.  This may turn out to be why evolution has let monsters among us:  no doubt Stalin and Hitler’s mothers thought them “nice boys”, rather than strangling them themselves !

  • Lawrence

     Guess you missed the news. They lived comfortable lives here without jobs the same way some other immigrants do..WELFARE!

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