US To Expel 21 Saudis Flagged In Pensacola Shooter Probe

The Daily Caller | 1/14/2020 | Staff
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The U.S. military will expel 21 Saudi nationals participating in the same trainee program as the shooter who killed three sailors and wounded eight more at a Naval Air Station in Pensacola in December.

Attorney General Bill Barr announced the expulsions Monday, saying a probe into the trainee program found child pornography and “jihadi or anti-American content” in the 21 students’ social media activity, ABC News reported. Twelve of the students were stationed at the Naval Air Station with Lt. Mohammed Alshamrani, who carried out the attack.

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“17 had social media containing some jihadi or anti-American content,” Barr said in a statement. “However, there was no evidence of any affiliation or involvement with any terrorist activity or group. 15 individuals (including some of the 17 just mentioned) had had some kind of contact with child pornography.”

The students are being sent back to...
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