Would-Be Terrorist Sami Osmakac Arrested in Plot to Blow Up Tampa Nightclubs

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Sami Osmakac was arrested Saturday night near Tampa after federal officials uncovered an alleged terrorist plot in which Osmakac planned to blow up a nightclub and shoot at crowds using high-powered assault weapons.

Osmakac, a naturalized U.S. citizen who was born in the former Yugoslavia, had planned to unleash mass violence in an effort to "terrify" the United States, the feds say.

The FBI was tipped off by an anonymous informant, possibly Osmakac's employer, in September 2011, according to ABC News. The informant said Osmakac was looking to obtain Al-Qaeda flags.

Undercover FBI agents made contact with Osmakac last month, and the 25-year-old unveiled his plan to attack Tampa.

"I want to do something terrifying, like one day, one night, something's going to happen, then six hours later something else," he allegedly told the FBI's undercover agent.

"They['re] like $200 trillion in debt, and after all this money they're spending for homeland security and all this, this is going to be crushing them. This is going to terrify them."

Osmakac apparently hoped to plant a car bomb near a crowded club in a nightlife district. He also planned to set off other car bombs, shoot into the crowd with high-powered guns, and eventually blow himself up. He was arrested while wearing a string of explosives across his chest.

The FBI agent supplied Osmakac with guns and explosives. Unbeknownst to the would-be terrorist, the weapons had been rendered unusable.

"We all have to die, so why not die the Islamic way?'" Osmakac told the agent.

Federal authorities also say Osmakac made a video shortly before he planned to carry out the attack explaining his motives.

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Dedushigh
Dedushigh

Do not talk nonsense, sick people are sick, do you see what is going on here everyday? People killing their own children ,or! The whole familyWeek, I am Albanian Muslim, but I don't care about the religion or any Albanian I know,is careless ,,,, we are very hard working people,and take care of our families Now if you count on some sickopath,we are 9 million AlbaniansSo F... Any one who hurts innocent people,terrorist or what ever they are they will rot in hell

tom
tom

U.S. federal authorities have charged Sami Osmakac, a naturalized U.S. citizen who is of ethnic Albanian origin, with plotting to attack Tampa-area nightclubs and a sheriff's office with bombs and an assault rifle to avenge wrongs done to Muslims

tom
tom

he is of albanian origion it has beeen stated

your father.
your father.

Kyle are you dumb or do you just pretend? Why dont you talk about entrapment, how the fbi entretained his vague idea and turned it into an ACTUAL PLOT. Mainly by providing him with explosives so they can actually charge him. THATS FUCKED UP. You should take some journalism clases in dade or something, learn the value of telling both sides. 

K_serrah
K_serrah

Seems you're forgeting he had the guns as well! To fire into crowds so regardless he's a terrorist!!!

Observer
Observer

Can you tell us more precisely where from former Yugoslavia- Bosnia, Kosovo, Croatia, etc.

Bambyle
Bambyle

He is from USA puppet pseudo-state "Kosovo"...

Silly observer
Silly observer

Yugoslavia was its own nation back then, smart-ass, idiot, moron, etc.

Bambyle
Bambyle

Don't be stupid! Yugoslavia never was a nation, there was always difference between Slovenians, Croats, Serbians, Muslims, Albanians, Macedonians and Montenegrin ... People who declared themselves as Yugoslavs were from mixed marriages (Serbo/Croatian, Serbo/Slovenian etc ...) and they were minority in Yugoslavia. This smart ass Sami Osmakac is from self declared USA puppet state "Kosovo" ...this is thanks from Muslim  Kosovars for USA support against Christians Serbs... Last year one Kosovo Albanian has killed two USA soldiers on Frankfurt airport, now this ... Go ahaed Americans ... supports Kosovo terrorist

Bambyle
Bambyle

Oh yeah ... he is from "Kosovo" not from Serbian sanndzak! Please stop assulting me without reason! Even Daily Mail said in thair news that this guy is from "Kosovo" http://www.dailymail.co.uk/new... . BTW, user IqartuniX is famous on Youtube with his fasicst and nazi comments on Serbian video clips, he is also famous as provocateur, so I will not bother with you anymore.

Bambyle
Bambyle

U piece of s.hit, I dont speak without argumentations. This blody terrorist is Albanian from pseudo terrorist state "Kosovo", even Daily Mail have reported this, but you cannot find this information on USA news, becouse it is importatnt to hide that from population, since USA supports "Kosovo" by money, politically etc. He is not from Serbian Sanjak! Daily Mail article http://www.dailymail.co.uk/new... Serbian police have documentation about this terrorist, and he is in Serbian (Kosovo and Metohija) born book! Stop lying, please ... Almost whole "Kosovo" is base for muslim radical terrorist, after Bosnia, there are plenty of Al-Khaida camps ... 

IqartuniX
IqartuniX

U mf U, who told U he was from Kosova u piece a dirt. The guy is from Serbia (sandjak) mf and stop spreading propaganda because u aint that much of a christian as u pretend 2 b. Thére is no 1 muslim in Kosova that would give a f about islamics fundamentalist beliefes. And myself I am a chatolic, so i do not have any interest in telling u otherwise!

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