M. M. ALAM
FLORIDA (JAN. 8, 2017): Twenty-six-year-old Esteban Santiago who reportedly shot five people dead and injured six others has been charged with shooting at Fort Lauderdale airport.
His aunt Maria Luisa Ruiz , while pointing towards his deteriorating mental condition told that Santiago claimed he “saw things”!
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Florida Airport shooter Esteban Santiago surrendered when he ran out of ammunition
M. M. ALAM
FLORIDA (JAN 7, 2017): The man who had opened fire at Florida’s Ft. Lauderdale-Hollywood Airport, killing five and injuring eight, has been identified as Esteban Santiago.
The 26-year-old veteran of Iraq War, who was hospitalized in December 2016 due to psychiatric issues, claimed in November last year that Government was forcing him to fight for ISIS.
According to details he moved from New Jersey (where he was born) to Puerto Rico with his mother and brother when he was two years old.
This is the building located in Anchorage (Alaska) where Esteban Santiago lived from 2014 to 2016 with his girl friend. Here worked for Alaska National Guard.This reportedly is the semi-automatic gun that Esteban Santiago duly checked on flight from Alaska. He loaded it in the bathroom before starting the shooting spree. He surrendered only when he was out of bullets. Though he never had any history of PTSD he had his brother Bryan Santiago insinuated that he could have suffered a flashback from his time in Iraq.
File photo of the Iraq War veteran Esteban Santiago who claimed that the Government was forcing him to fight IS.
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Lone gunman shoots five people dead at baggage claim area of Lauderdale Airport, Florida
M. M. ALAM
FLORIDA (6 Jan., 2017): A lone gunman, 26 has shot 13 people at a Fort Lauderdale Airport here at 2.50PM in the baggage claim area. Sheriff office has confirmed that at least five have lost their lives.
According to the Florida Senator Bill Nelson the shooter had been apprehended.
He had Military ID on him. But the Senator said that it was not clear if the identity was accurate and current.
There have been reports that the shooter’s name is Sebastian who belongs to New Jersey.
Other unconfirmed reports have also insinuated that there were 2 shooters.
Turkish president says the day is close when they will open Embassy in Jerusalem!
KARAMAN (TURKEY): Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, (sans elaborating how) has stated here today that the day was close when officially Turkey would open their Embassy in Jerusalem.
Speaking to the members of his AK party, Erdoğan pointed out that Turkish CG in the city (harboring Islam’s third holiest shrine) was represented already by an Ambassador.
Cynics go haywire attempting to figure out the modus operandi Turkish president plans to employ in order to transform his wishes into reality as Israel took in the East Jerusalem (back in 1967) and later annexed it.
It is pertinent to reiterate here that Jerusalem – the first Qibla of Muslims – is revered also by Christians and Jews as it also harbors Judaism’s Western Wall.
Saudi General Directorate of Traffic to authorize women drive motorcycles/trucks!
RIYADH: Citing the decree issued by King Salman in September (that would allow women to drive from June, 2018) Saudi Directorate of Traffic has proclaimed that after lifting of ban on driving cars, women would now be allowed to handle motorcycles and trucks.
According to details their vehicles would not carry any special number plate.
It is pertinent to mention here that Saudi Arabia was the only country in the world to have imposed such a restriction.
German girl who joined IS at the age of 15 meets her mother and sister in Iraq Jail
BAGHDAD: German girl Linda Wenzel 17, who joined IS at the age of 15 and married a fighter before being apprehended at Mosul, was allowed to see her mother and sister today here in the jail where she is awaiting trial to commence next month.
She said that after arriving here she realized that a wrong picture was portrayed before her apropos rosy life after joining IS.
It is pertinent to mention here that the schoolgirl from Pulsnitz (Saxony) got snared into the IS trap by means of videos. Though she was the third best in the class she wanted to live differently and by means of Facebook managed to meet someone who converted her to Islam.
Sources privy to Newspakistan.tv informed that her husband died five months after marriage in a combat. It has further been told that Linda – who was not involved in any violence – was forced to do domestic work as a servant after her husband’s death.