Boston Bombing Suspect's Dad Calls ABC News

Anzor Tsarnaev phoned from his home in the Russian city of Makhachkala to get latest info on son.
2:03 | 04/19/13

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The father speaking in Russian again has been phoning you asking what is what is going on and it is likely this. All right -- it would just let me follow up on -- soon. US officials you've been able to talk to them. But as far as you can tell the FBI and asking officials have not been able to talk. -- the last phone call that we had a few hours ago is that -- -- is reached out in the hasn't spoken to Russian and US officials but again he's still convinced of his son's innocence and then trying to. Tell him what we're seeing on television here -- today. -- -- -- -- -- Not calling the father yet law enforcement not calling the 5000007 -- cool is that an oversight. I think it's it's surprising. That they that they haven't reached down to it could be that somehow the media has done a better job of finding him and law enforcement. But if he's not in the area. He becomes less significant if he didn't know what they were up to he becomes less significant but we do know that the authorities -- or. At other relatives -- home they're going from home to home of these relatives. To talk to them in trying gathers much information -- one hand. Go back to be on again because -- -- little technical -- it with your microphone so he's called -- for the third time -- time you've just okay. Any difference in his voice didn't announcing he sounds -- -- he sounds tired he sounds emotionally drained. And he called to ask what the latest was I told in the city of Boston is in virtual lockdown right now armed military manner surrounding. The area where they believe his son is he doesn't understand this he doesn't believe that a son house weapons he telling him. Point blank. Just turn yourself and -- work to all of this out later he also confirmed it was line. Is his brother and he also we heard a really hard but many also confirmed that response sent that they haven't had much relationship and have spoken -- along. Stunning that it that he's calling -- hard to get information about what's happening. When you would think -- in this day and age that it -- the ability to get gather information just shows you how disconnected. He is from everything that's happening that he's calling you to say -- and wants us to help him get in touch with his son.

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