The chairman of the House Homeland Security Committee said Sunday that the dead suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings was “very probably” trained by Islamists on a 2012 trip to Russia.

Rep. Michael McCaul (R-Texas) is asking why the FBI did not scrutinize Tamerlan Tsarnaev more closely when he returned from that six-month journey, which reportedly included a leg in Chechnya.

“I personally believe that this man received training when he was over there, and he radicalized from 2010 to the present,” McCaul said in an interview with Candy Crowley on CNN’s “State of the Union” program.

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