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-- say John Kerry in Russia today thank you Russian President Putin for counterterrorism cooperation after the Boston bombings.
Russia had warned -- the United States about the -- bombing suspect we're back in 2011 my next guest wants to know.
What else we were told he's the chairman of the house homeland security committee.
Republican -- we'll call holding a hearing on the Boston -- is scheduled for Thursday.
Congressman Bob when do you want to know about those warnings and more to the point where -- is doing now.
-- -- -- -- -- on the radar screen of the CIA.
Department of Homeland Security.
And the fact is to get off the radar screen and he went overseas to one most dangerous.
Parts of the world that we -- tied to al-Qaeda.
You talked about the relationship now between him and put potential terrorists.
So we -- -- the hard questions to tick tick that's the bottom of this.
-- a chairman a responsibility.
To the American people.
And the victims.
And their families.
To get to the truth in this matter and that's what we intend to do in this community.
You know on congress and one thing that stands out to -- -- you follow this -- closely tonight.
But the delay in getting information across the delay.
-- in and finding out that that a visa has been revolved before it even makes its way to airport authorities taking on passengers returning here.
It in in documentation that is excepted from one agency to -- of the delay.
In warnings from the FBI are on on Tom -- more to the point and whether they ever reads.
The -- is that consistent theme here.
What's -- well you know -- what I wanna find out what happened or wrong and how we can prevent this in the future to protect American lives.
And the fact is this man was on the databases.
On the travel what -- Somehow that information was not shared.
So between the Department of Homeland Security.
And and the FBI.
But that's what I wanna find out as was I shared or not because -- After not -- -- -- it was all about connecting the -- -- -- and sharing information here we have we have potentially what it couldn't have been -- an intelligence failure.
But that may have resulted in -- three deaths -- 250 people -- Now on there should have been a heads up obviously would -- warns about a bad guy here but they had their problems with that -- to begin went.
So maybe in retrospect we were just leery you know an enemy of my enemy is not necessarily.
My enemy -- -- I guess I can understand that.
But how unusual.
Was it it is it -- you know -- to get warnings like that and other security types and told me to determine that.
Bomb it was not unusual that there were a lot of these tight.
The warnings -- -- is that true I think it's very extraordinary unit of foreign intelligence community like this.
I don't think there're that many.
That's serious cases going on the Boston area at the time.
In the fact is that mean that that the Russians are right on this one I anticipated.
And we should have taken it seriously it was serious enough for them to put him.
On the watch Celeste.
So why in the world when you're charged the United States -- -- you give more scrutiny and we know that when he got back -- you radicalized.
If you -- the -- pretty he's jihadist.
Our web sites and in videos -- -- -- to your website.
Had we look today when he came back.
But we may just have noticed this radicalization process that nine months later resulted.
-- the greatest terror attack since nine elevenths are we don't want a former girlfriend noticed it is lights had nothing.
Nothing to do notice -- More -- wife -- a small partner with them -- surrounded by pressure -- bonds is hard for me to fathom that he and others she did not know what was going on this case chairman thank you we look forward to -- hearings moved into the bottom of some of the stuff.
I still in the.
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