posted on Jul, 29 2005 @ 12:18 PM
Ted Poe on C-Span just stated there is a possible link between the MS-13 Gang and Al qeada. The MS-13 gang should be reguarded as a domestic
terrorist threat. He said the gang is suspected of aiding foreign terrorists across the American/Mexican border along with countless south american
civilians. MS-13 is thought to be the most dangerous and violent gang in the world. Members were recently arrested for SS fraud, using the same ss#
for several members, to aquire employment in the US to cover up their extracurricular activities. The gang has already infiltrated our border and
continues its nortorious violent network here in the states.
"There has been some intelligence that al-Qaeda has talked with the Maras to help smuggle someone in to the U.S.," Naland added. "It's kind of the
logical open door that could be used and the Maras are just ruthless enough to do it."
This site has a news5 article on the subject from Feb. also on the topic
400 members have been arrested nationwide for various criminal activities:
Serious homeland threat:
The MS-13 gang, with 20,000 members nationwide, has risen in recent months to such prominence that U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE),
the investigative arm of the Department of Homeland Security, has begun a nationwide crackdown on gang members in this country -- as part of a
sweeping law-enforcement initiative known as Operation Community Shield.