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June 28, 2013 12:37 am

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Indicted, Allegedly Left Confession in Boat

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Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. Photo: FBI.

Boston Globe – A federal grand jury today handed up a sweeping indictment of Boston Marathon bombings suspect Dzhokhar A. Tsarnaev, charging him with using weapons of mass destruction and killing four people. The 30-count indictment alleges that Tsarnaev had been inspired by Al Qaeda publications and left a confession in the boat where he was captured in a Watertown back yard.

In it, he said, “I don’t like killing innocent people” and noted that “it is forbidden” in Islam to do so, but he justified his actions as a response to US military action in Muslim countries, according to the indictment. “The U.S. Government is killing our innocent civilians. …. I can’t stand to see such evil go unpunished. … We Muslims are one body, you hurt one, you hurt us all,” Tsarnaev allegedly wrote. “Stop killing our innocent people and we will stop.”

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  • Carl

    What are they, the Borg from Star Trek? Don’t understand how Muslim terrorists constantly say Islam forbids killing innocent people, yet they proceed to do exactly that! Somehow their personal “honor code” or something trumps morality. They don’t consider terrorism murder but gleefully execute murderers in their own countries.

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