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UK Terror MDs Researched Emigration to U.S.

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posted on Jul, 7 2007 @ 02:33 AM
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UK Terror MDs Researched Emigration to U.S.


www.nytimes.com

LONDON, July 6 — Two of the medical doctors arrested in connection with the bungled London and Glasgow car bomb attacks had made preliminary inquiries about practicing medicine in the United States, an American law enforcement official said Friday.

The official confirmed a report in The Philadelphia Inquirer that the doctors had contacted the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates, a nonprofit organization in Philadelphia that screens foreign citizens wishing to train or work...
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posted on Jul, 7 2007 @ 02:33 AM
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It certainly looks like these guys had started a process to come to the U.S. as doctors, but stopped for reasons unknown. Perhaps they were put off by legal hurdles, or simply felt it wasn't worth it.

In any case, we need to look more carefully at immigrants of all education and skill levels who want to come to this country. We can't assume well-educated, well-skilled workers would be above terrorism.

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[edit on 7/7/2007 by djohnsto77]



posted on Jul, 7 2007 @ 02:52 AM
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Although I am not familiar with the NHS the two people in question most likely choose to go to the UK because government run health care systems tend to face staffing shortages which leads to the recruitment foreign doctors and nurses. So in short they most likely chose the establishment which was the most ease to infiltrate.



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