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-- a growing international terror threat now firmly on the -- of American intelligence.
-- Somali based extremist group called -- should Bob making an infamous name for itself.
And now US terror investigators tell Fox News.
They may have missed the ball on this one national correspondent yeah I'm in Washington Catherine what what signs -- US into illness.
With the conversations with current and former intelligence and -- -- law enforcement officials.
It seems clear now that essentially the ball was dropped in terms of understanding how -- should -- this group in Somalia.
Was going to be an effective draw -- some Americans from this country.
Into the training camp since Somalia.
This video shows Omar mommy he's from Daphne Alabama and he was one of -- -- recruits and he's now become very much the public face.
However there were video testimonials of English speaking recruits with Al should -- that were available on the Internet.
As early as October of 2008 in in addition.
A former senior -- -- security intelligence official has told fox.
That he was first briefed on briefed on the possible threat to group may pose as early as 2006.
When he was told.
That radical cleared from Somalia we're going to mosques in Ohio.
And preaching in the mosque with a very anti western anti American town.
So they were certainly signs or red flags if you will it's released 2006.
A -- is it true we've actually had several new cases this summer.
We'll -- in the summer alone -- had a number of cases where we've seen Americans have been picked up.
In the process of trying to go over over to these training camp.
In Somalia the three names that immediately come to mind are -- -- -- Monta and Cheshire from Perry said disparate parts of the United States.
What we know from our reporting over the last few years is that more than two dozen Americans have traveled to the cancer especially from the Minneapolis and Minnesota area.
And they have gone to those camps in some cases have been part of the fighting in Somalia the most noteworthy case is that picture on the who became the first documented case of the suicide bomber overseas and it was for this group -- -- After here one -- --
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