Tuesday, October 25, 2016 – 9:22 p.m.
The Boston Marathon bombing was carried out by Chechen brothers Dzhokhar Tsarnaev and Tamerlan Tsarnaev on April 15, 2013.
The Wikipedia entry for this event states:
During an initial interrogation in the hospital, Dzhokhar alleged that Tamerlan was the mastermind. He said they were motivated by extremist Islamist beliefs and the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, and that they were self-radicalized and unconnected to any outside terrorist groups.
There has been some confusion over the years about whether or not the Tsarnaev brothers were in fact refugees. Read the rest of this entry »