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Friday, May 09, 2014

Last Chance Border U - Turn Difficult To Locate : MARINE CORPS COMBAT VETERAN SGT. ANDREW TAHMOORESSI REMAINS IN MEXICO PRISON NOW FOR 39 DAYS

Sgt. Tahmooressi in dire need of medical attention: THE 5TH ESTATE CALLS ON THE MEXICAN GOVERNMENT TO RELEASE SGT. TAHMOORESSI ON HUMANITARIAN MEDICAL GROUNDS; please sign this petition for his immediate release

ABC 10 NEWS
By Michael Chen
05/07/2014

SAN DIEGO -

Team 10 made a startling discovery when it comes to how easily drivers could end up in Mexico while looking for a last-chance U-turn.


Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi USMC
10News viewers tweeted about those concerns amid our coverage of a Marine veteran jailed in Tijuana after claims he missed an exit and ended up in Mexico

For Andrew Tahmooressi, it was the road of no return. Unfamiliar with the area and trying to meet a friend in San Ysidro, Tahmooressi says he drove past the signs saying last exit on April 1 and into Mexico with registered firearms in his truck.

In the inspection line, he called his mother.

"He said, 'Mom, I'm calling because I made a wrong turn and I got lost,'" said Jill Tahmooressi.


After the story, we received tweets and Facebook posts by those who have made the same mistake.

Why so easy? In years past, we found footage of a clear U-turn that gives drivers one last chance to turn around just before entering Mexico. 


 

But in 2012, Mexico built a new port of entry in a new location, changing the path into the country.

So how would that affect the last chance U-turn? Team 10 reporter Michael Chen went to find out. The following is his firsthand account:

With a camera mounted on my dashboard, I drove past the last exit and through these barriers.

When I spotted the small U-turn sign, there was a gate to the left, so I kept driving, looking for a U-turn ahead.

Moments later, I suspected the sharp right turn would lead to the inspection lane, so when traffic cleared, I backed up to the location of the small sign, got up and got the attention of the customs agent in a booth.

I asked him where the U-turn was and he said, "Right here."

He lifted the gate, revealing the mystery U-turn and allowing me to turn around.


Team 10 brought our concerns to the General Services Administration, the federal agency overseeing the ongoing San Ysidro Port of Entry expansion project. In an email, a spokesperson said:

"There are a number of signs along I-5 south identifying Camino de la Plaza as the last U.S. exit and the distance to the border.


If a traveler misses the last exit, there is one final U-turn lane on the left with a sign posted that reads U-turn, return to U.S. and a manned gate which can be used instead of crossing the border into Mexico."

The spokesperson did say they would look into ways to make the U-turn more prominent.

Team 10 scrolled through the footage of our drive and a few feet before the small U-turn sign, there is blue sign to the far left. Because of other signs and obstructions and the angle of the sign, we could only see an arrow on the sign but we could not see what was on the sign.


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ANDREW KREIG: EXPERTS REJECT FIRE AS CAUSE FOR 9/11 WTC COLLAPSES

The real truth on 9/11 slowly continues to bleed out

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Technical experts are mounting major challenges to official U.S. government accounts of how three World Trade Center skyscrapers collapsed in near-freefall after the 9/11 attacks 15 years ago.

Many researchers are focusing especially on the little-known collapse of

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The Geopolitics Of The United States, Part 1: The Inevitable Empire

The Empire and the inevitable fall of the Obama criminal regime

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STRATFOR Editor’s Note: This installment on the United States, presented in two parts, is the 16th in a series of STRATFOR monographs on the geopolitics of countries influential in world affairs.

Like nearly all of the peoples of North and South America, most Americans are not originally from the territory that became the United States.

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Geopolitics Of The United States Part 2: American Identity And The Threats of Tomorrow

A look back at 2011 predictions for the future in order to put events of today into perspective

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We have already discussed in the first part of this analysis how the American geography dooms whoever controls the territory to being a global power, but there are a number of other outcomes that shape what that power will be like. The first and most critical is the impact of that geography on the American mindset.

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By Robert S. Finnegan

This e-mail outlines and confirms the acts of espionage against Indonesia and Indonesians by Akiko Makino and the others involved both in Kobe University and in AI Lab at University of Airlangga, Surabaya; Bahasa Indonesia original follows English translation...

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UPDATED 01/07/2015 : FOX NEWS CORPORATE PHARMA SHILL MEGAN KELLY AND FOX NEWS QUACK DOCTOR NOW PUSHING TAMIFLU FOR PREGNANT WOMEN AND CHILDREN;

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THE 5TH ESTATE UNEQUIVOCALLY WARNS THE PUBLIC NOT TO TAKE OR GIVE THIS PROVEN DANGEROUS, INEFFECTIVE DRUG TO ANYONE

Obama criminals now resulting to biowarfare in quest to destroy Chinese and ASEAN economy; "novel virus substrain" points directly to a Kawaoka / Fouchier / Ernala-Ginting Kobe lab virus weaponized and genetically altered to specifically target and infect the Asian population: Ribavirin...

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The 5th Estate has just purchased a library on H5N1 "Novel" virus pandemics, there are dozens of PDF and Exel documents we feel will assist you in saving lives following intentional releases of the H5N1 and now MERS viruses; we will begin by printing those that appear to be extremely relevant here: H5N1 Kobe-Kawaoka-Ernala series continues soon with more "Smoking Gun" e-mails from Teridah Ernala to The 5th Estate . . .

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By Robert S. Finnegan

On October 12, 2002 the Indonesian island of Bali experienced a terrorist attack that rocked the world. It was unquestionably well-coordinated and executed, the largest in the country's history.

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