The Marathon Brief
Behind the Boston Marathon Bombing
A Special Report
By Yuri Felshtinsky April 2016
The Marathon Brief: The Men Behind the Boston Marathon Bombing
The Boston Marathon bombing occurred on 15 April 2013. Two years later, the case was closed and the terrorists punished: one had been killed, the other sentenced to death. However, although only two perpetrators of the attack were identified and brought to justice, it would be wrong to presume that the entire operation was conceived, planned and executed by just one man - 26-year-old Tamerlan Tsarnaev, with the help of his obedient 19-year-old brother, Dzhokhar. I will try to show that the commonly accepted theory of the lone-wolf terrorist is wrong, that a greater number of accomplices were involved, and that the roster of people responsible for the terrorist attack at the finish line of the race may include the current president of the Chechen Republic, Ramzan Kadyrov and his security services....