Rep. Peter King claims marathon blasts linked to al-Qaeda cell

Rep. Peter King chairs the House Homeland Security Subcommittee.

Rep. Peter King chairs the House Homeland Security Subcommittee. (4/16/13)

WOODBURY - Rep. Peter King says Monday's bombings at the Boston Marathon were clearly an act of terrorism.

King, who chairs the House Homeland Security Subcommittee, also adds that he believes a group linked to al-Qaeda is responsible for the blasts.

Furthermore, the Seaford-based legislator says it is difficult to secure a crowded, open space such as a marathon route.
 

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