| NYC jihad bomber’s family “outraged by the behavior of law enforcement officials”
| Tuesday, December 12, 2017
|Jihad Watch : And they have Hamas-linked CAIR’s lawyer speaking for them. What’s
more, it isn’t even clear what supposed enormity they think law
enforcement officials committed. But whatever it is, clearly they’re
going in hard for the “We are the true victims” ploy.
“NYC terror suspect’s family ‘heartbroken’ by attack,” by Tara Fowler and Emily Shapiro, ABC News, December 11, 2017: The family of the man accused of detonating an explosive
in the New York City subway system this morning said they are
“heartbroken” by the allegations.
The explosion occurred in an underground passageway near the Port
Authority Bus Terminal, sending commuters scrambling to evacuate a major
transit hub just blocks from Times Square. Despite the rush-hour
crowds, only five people suffered minor injuries, officials said. The 27-year-old suspect, Akayed Ullah, is in the hospital, badly
injured in the arm and torso from the device that went off in his arms,
law enforcement sources said.
“We are heartbroken by the violence that was targeted at our city
today, and by the allegations being made against a member of our
family,” the family said in a statement, which was read in front of the
Ullah family’s home in Brooklyn by Albert Fox Cahn, legal director for
Council on American-Islamic Relations-New York.
“But we are also outraged by the behavior of law enforcement
officials who have held children as small as 4 years old out in the cold
and who held a teenager out of high school classes to interrogate him
without a lawyer, without his parents,” the statement continued. “These
are not the sorts of actions that we expect from our justice system, and
we have every confidence that our justice system will find the truth
behind this attack and that we will, in the end, be able to learn what
It’s not clear who the children and the teenager referred to in the statement are….
|posted by D.Swami Gwekanandam @ 12:20 PM