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Zubeidat Tsarnaeva, Boston Bombing Suspects' Mom, Says Sons Are Innocent

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Zubeidat Tsarnaeva, mother of the suspected Boston bombers, brothers Tamerlan and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, speak with journalists at a news conference in Makhachkala on April 25, 2013.. The mother of the two brothers suspected of carrying out the Boston bombings on Thursday launched an impassioned attack on the US authorities over the death of one of her sons, as her husband planned to return to the United States find out what happened. | Getty Images

The Tsarnaev brothers' mother is providing more details of her first conversation with Dzhokhar post-arrest.

He told his parents that he and Tamerlan weren't involved in the Boston bombings, Zubeidat Tsarnaeva notes. Though he said his health was improving—he's been able to walk again—and he has an excellent doctor, "He didn't hold back his emotions ... as if he were screaming to the whole world: What is this? What's happening?" Tsarnaeva tells the AP.

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