Illegal Alien Caught At Border Says He’s A Hezbollah Terrorist, Planned To ‘Make A Bomb’: Report

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U.S. border officials captured a Lebanese national on the southern border more than a week ago who told agents he was a member of the Hezbollah terrorist group planning to make a bomb in the United States.

The New York Post reported that U.S. Border Patrol agents arrested 22-year-old Basel Bassel Ebbadi on March 9 near El Paso, Texas.

An internal Border Patrol document obtained by The Post designated Ebbadi’s apprehension as a “Significant Arrest.”

“El Paso Sector Intelligence Agents assigned to the Tactical Terrorism Response Team (TTRT) interviewed Basel Bassel EBBADI from Lebanon after he made terroristic threats to personnel at the EP Sector Hardened Facility,” the document said. “Post Miranda, Basel Bassel EBBADI claimed membership to a foreign terrorist organization.”

The document said that two days after he was arrested, medical staff was evaluating him and asked what he was doing in the U.S., to which he responded: “I’m …

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