Lindsey Graham Says Misspelling Hid Bombing Suspect’s Russia Trip

“He went over to Russia, but apparently when he got on the airplane, they misspelled his name, so it never went into the system that he actually went to Russia.”

Sen. Lindsey Graham backed off earlier criticism of the government for not sufficiently tracking Tamerlan Tamerlan when he told Fox News on Monday morning that Tsarnaev’s six-month overseas trip to Russia in 2011 went unnoticed by the FBI because his name was misspelled.

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