She says the blood is fake. And that her son was a good boy who would never do anything like that.
Oh, yeah. She fled this country two years ago and still has outstanding felony warrants.
The apple doesn't fall far from the tree.
Suspects' father heads to U.S.; mother insists bombing fake
Anzor Tsarnaev, the suspects' father, is expected to come to the United States to assist investigators. He told reporters he may leave as early as Thursday.
The suspects' mother, speaking to CNN's Nick Paton Walsh, didn't want to accept the reality of the bombing, saying it was fake.
"That's what I want to know, because everybody's talking about it -- that this is a show, that's what I want to know. That's what I want to understand," said Zubeidat Tsarnaev.
She has seen a video pushing the wild idea, she said, adding that there was no blood -- and that paint was used instead.
But her disbelief broke down when she spoke of the victims.
"I really feel sorry for all of them. Really feel sorry for all of them," she said, her voice cracking. But she remained resolute that her sons, Dzhokhar, 19, and Tamerlan, 26 were not involved.
Dzhokhar faces terrorism and murder charges.
His mother is not coming to the United States.
She's wanted on 2012 felony charges of shoplifting and property damage in Massachusetts, according to court officials.
The family lived there before she jumped bail; the parents moved the same year to Dagestan, a semiautonomous region of Russia, officials said. http://www.cnn.com/2013/04/25/us/boston-attac...