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Feds Knew Somali War Criminal was Working at an Airport

Oh, he passed background checks [1]?

Federal agencies knew that a man hired as a security guard at Dulles International Airport outside of Washington, D.C. was an accused Somali war criminal, CNN reported [2] Friday.

Yusuf Abdi Ali, who served as a military commander during the Somali Civil War, has been accused of torturing civilians, burning villages, and conducting mass executions. CNN reported [3] Thursday that Ali passed both FBI and TSA background checks.