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Leading Putin Critic, Shot And Killed In Moscow

Shot 4 times...

Boris Nemtsov  "Was walking with a female acquaintance  when a vehicle drove up and unidentified assailants shot him dead"


Fox News
A top political nemesis of President Vladimir Putin was shot and killed early Saturday in central Moscow, Russian police said, one day before an opposition rally was scheduled to take place.

Boris Nemtsov, 55, a former deputy prime minister, was shot four times from a passing car as he was walking on a bridge just outside the Kremlin. The Kremlin said that Putin will personally oversee the investigation into his death.

The shooting potentially could create a political crisis in Russia, regardless of the motive or who was behind the shooting.

A sharp critic of Putin, Nemtsov assailed the government's inefficiency, rampant corruption and the Kremlin's policy on Ukraine, which has strained Russia-West ties to a degree unseen since Cold War times. The Washington Post reported that Nemtsov had angered Putin's government two years ago when he charged that billions of dollars had been stolen from funds designated for the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, his hometown.

He served as a deputy prime minister in the 1990s, and once was seen as a possible successor to Boris Yeltsin, Russia's first elected president.

Interior Ministry spokeswoman Yelena Alexeyeva told reporters on the scene that Nemtsov was walking with a female acquaintance, a Ukrainian citizen, when a vehicle drove up and unidentified assailants shot him dead. The woman wasn't hurt

Here is a photo of the crime scene ---Right in front of the Kremlin



 

Laura Ingraham Slams Jeb Bush at CPAC: Why Don't We Just Put Hillary and Jeb on the Same Ticket ?



Laura Ingraham unloaded on Jeb Bush, the Bush family and Republican elites on Friday morning at CPAC, hours before the former Florida governor is set to take the stage for a question-and-answer session with Fox News host Sean Hannity.

“How many of you in the room are skeptical of a Bush, another Bush term?”  Ingraham asked, prompting cheers and whistles in the audience

"Why don’t we just call it quits, and Jeb and Hillary can run on the same ticket,” she said, to laughter in the hall, noting that the pair agree on Common Core educational standards, immigration reform and trade issues.



 

Krauthammer: Obama Really Believes That The Threat of Terrorism is Overhyped

Krauthammer on Special Report last night--






 

WSJ Editor: President Thinks America Is The Greatest Threat to World Stability (Video)

'He's fundamentally uncomfortable with being the leader of the free world'  -Jason Riley on Special Report

Video:



 

Scott Walker at CPAC: If I Can Take On 100,000 Protesters, I Can Take on ISIS

Scott Walker at the CPAC Q&A gets a question on 'how he would deal with ISIS'
Look for the lib media to talk about this for at least a week or 2




DNC is already out with a response to Walker's comments--
In response to Scott Walker’s comments at CPAC comparing ISIS to union members, DNC Communications Director Mo Elleithee released the following statement:

“If Scott Walker thinks that it’s appropriate to compare working people speaking up for their rights to brutal terrorists, then he is even less qualified to be president than I thought. Maybe he should go back to punting.”



 

ISIS Fighters Ransack Ancient Museum in Mosul, Destroying Priceless Statues, Artifacts (VIDEO)

Islamic State terrorists have destroyed a priceless collection of statues and sculptures dating back to the 7th century B.C., inflicting what an archaeologist described as incalculable damage to a piece of shared human history

Photos--
 

 


Why would ISIS destroy an ancient museum?

This ISIS militant in the video (below)  says the statues are what he calls 'idols' from the time of the Assyrians and the Arcadians, a time -- he says -- when people worshipped something other than god.

He says the Prophet Muhammad 'ordered' Muslims to get rid of statues and relics.

Watch the video- So, I guess this also has nothing to do with Islam either, right?

VIDEO-- WH Press Secretary Unable To Explain Why Clinton Foundation Violated Ethics Agreement

Great question from Ed Henry: How do you explain a half million dollars coming in from a government with human rights abuses (in this case Algeria) at the same time they are lobbying this White House?

Earnest: Did I mention how awesome the Clinton Foundation is?




 

Piers Morgan: Dems Need to Be Careful About Betting Everything on Hillary, She Might Lose (VIDEO)

'Republicans are gonna have somebody new and fresh'...

Hillary Clinton is 'Christmas past to many people'  Piers said on MSNBC Morning Joe today






 

'Jihadi John’ Identified as Mohammed Emwazi From London


BBC says the Kuwaiti-born British man in his mid-20s from West London is key suspect in killings of Western journalist and his aid workers



Times of Israel
The Islamic State fighter known as “Jihadi John,” who has been seen in videos of showing the beheadings of Western hostages, has been recognized by the BBC as Mohammed Emwazi, a Kuwaiti-born British man in his mid-20s from West London.

According to the BBC, Emwazi was known to UK security services, but his name has been withheld from the public for operational reasons.

Last August, Emwazi, sporting a black robe and speaking with a thick British accent, was featured in an Islamic State video in which he apparently killed American journalist James Foley. He was later believed to have been seen in the videos of the beheadings of US journalist Steven Sotloff, British aid worker David Haines, British taxi driver Alan Henning, and American aid worker Abdul-Rahman Kassig, also known as Peter, the BBC reported.

Emwazi was a “person of interest” to the British MI5 intelligence agency at least since 2011, as he had been discussed in semi-secret court cases relating to extremism overseas and in the UK, the BBC reported. He had been previously described as a member of a network involving at least 13 other British extremists

Surprise:  'Jihadi John' comes from a wealthy London family


 

Dick Morris: Scott Walker Not Ready For Prime Time? We Need To Make Sure We Nominate Someone Who Can Handle Themselves Against Hillary Clinton



Dick Morris wonders if Scott Walker can handle himself on the national stage.

Interesting commentary.

Watch:



 

Another Awesome Video: Trey Gowdy At House Hearing Warns Democrats on Obama's Immigration Orders

In his opening statement at a House Judiciary Committee hearing Wednesday on President Barack Obama’s immigration executive orders, future Attorney General Trey Gowdy hammered the administration for ignoring the rule of law while warning Democrats of the long-term consequences of Obama’s actions.

This is awesome.


"I gonna say this to those who benefit from the president's policies.

 You may be willing to allow the ends justify the means in this case, you may well like the fact that the president has abused prosecutorial discretion and confered benefits in an unprecedented way, you may benefit from the president's failure to enforce the law today but I'll make you this promise, there will come a day were you will cry out for the enforcement on the law, there will come a day were you long for the law to be the foundation up this republic to you be careful what you do with the wall today because if you weaken it today you weaken it forever"




 

MSNBC Host: 'Pretty Irresponsible Fearmongering' For Harry Reid to Say Fund DHS Because ISIS is Funded



Lib host Chris Hayes calls out Dingy Harry on his show last night-

You don't see this very often, especially on MSNBC

Watch:





 

3 Brooklyn Men Arrested For Attempting to Travel to Istanbul to Join ISIS


State Dept. mouthpiece Marie Harf would probably blame this on the lack of jobs in New York.

The 3 men, arrested today by FBI agents,  discussed launching terror attacks in the U.S. if they were unable to join ISIS overseas


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NEW YORK – FBI agents in Brooklyn have arrested three men for allegedly attempting to travel abroad to join the terror group ISIS.

The trio had discussed launching attacks domestically if they were unable to travel to join them, authorities said. 
Abdurasul Hasanovich Juraboev, Akhror Saidakhmetov and Abror Habibov face charges of conspiracy to provide material support to terrorists.

Back in the summer of 2014, Juraboev, 24, and Saidakhmetov, 19, had expressed support online for the establishment of an Islamic caliphate in Iraq in Syria, authorities said.

They had devised a plan to travel to Turkey and then Syria to wage jihad, authorities said.

Saidakhmetov was arrested early Wednesday morning at John F. Kennedy International Airport as he was about to board a flight to Istanbul.

Saidakhmetov allegedly plotted to buy a machine gun and kill police officers and FBI agents if he was unable to join ISIS in Syria, authorities said.