The Supreme Court said Monday it will consider reinstating the death sentence for Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, presenting President Joe Biden with an early test of his opposition to capital punishment. The justices agreed to hear an appeal filed by the Trump administration, which carried out executions of 13 federal inmates in its final … Continue reading U.S. court to review Boston Marathon bomber’s death sentence
At least 31 people have been killed in an attack on the main airport in Istanbul, a senior Turkish official has told the Associated Press. Initial indications suggest Islamic State was behind the attack, the official said. Figures suggested up to 50 people had been killed - however that has now been downgraded. Three suicide bombers … Continue reading At Least 31 Killed In Turkey (Istanbul Airport Attack).
It is rather so unfortunate that Belgian law enforcement officials had Salah Abdeslam in custody and questioned the terror suspect for about one hour between the time of his arrest Friday and the Brussels attacks Tuesday. The investigations was flawed because the authorities focused more on details relating to Abdeslam's involvement in last November's Paris terror attacks. … Continue reading Belgium Questioned Salah Abdeslam Only 1 Hour Before Attacks.
Belgium is accused of ignoring a warning from Turkey - months before the attacks - that Ibrahim El Bakraoui was a militant. One of the Brussels airport bombers was freed from custody in Europe despite Turkey warning he was a "foreign fighter", the Turkish president has claimed. Ibrahim El Bakraoui was detained in the Turkish … Continue reading Brussels Terror Attack Forewarned: Man In The Middle.