‘They could be doing anything’: DHS has lost track of 6,000 foreign nationals in U.S.

As ISIS continues to ratchet up rhetoric against the United States, ABC News in now reporting the Department of Homeland Security has “lost track” of some 6,000 foreign nationals who entered the U.S. “on student visas, overstayed their welcome, and essentially vanished.”

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“Remember after the Boston bombing, we said this was happening. And nobody was talking about it. Now ABC News has confirmed what we told you then,” Glenn said on radio this morning. “The United States government has not gotten any better after 9/11. In fact, it has gotten worse. 6,000 foreign nationals who are here on student visas – they have no idea where they are. They came. They got their student visa, and then they disappeared.”

Peter Edge, the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement official who oversees investigations into visa violators, told ABC News his “greatest concern” is that these missing persons “could be doing anything.”

“Some of them could be here to do us harm,” Edge said.

It is easy to look at the porous southern border or the two Americans who recently died fighting alongside ISIS in Syria and see the clear potential for danger, but this burgeoning visa issue involves an entirely different kind of security breakdown.

ABC News reports:

Homeland Security officials disclosed the breadth of the student visa problem in response to ABC News questions submitted as part of an investigation into persistent complaints about the nation’s entry program for students.

ABC News found that immigration officials have struggled to keep track of the rapidly increasing numbers of foreign students coming to the U.S. — now in excess of one million each year. The immigration agency’s own figures show that 58,000 students overstayed their visas in the past year. Of those, 6,000 were referred to agents for follow-up because they were determined to be of heightened concern.


Edge said ICE agents are trying to locate every one of the 6,000 missing students, but acknowledged that “we really have a lot more work to do” to tighten up the student visa program.

Read the entire ABC News report HERE.

Ultimately, as the Obama Administration continues to downplay the threat of ISIS both at home and abroad, Glenn believes we are running out of time to address our security flaws and lack of strategy.

“We are dismissing these people. The President says he doesn’t even have a strategy yet. Those words are going to come to haunt him, I fear, sooner rather than later,” Glenn concluded. “We better develop a strategy. And I don’t know what the strategy is. I really don’t… There are no good options left. So what do we do? I don’t know.”

Front page image courtesy of the AP

  • oopso42

    Only 6,000?

  • Landree

    Yes Glenn, we do remember what you said after the Boston bombing. You said an innocent man was the key terrorist well after his name was cleared by police and all other media, for which you got sued. Remember how you were sounding the alarm bells when DHS was buying lots of amo? You know how you complain about NSA’s listening for terrorist activity? Are they doing too much or not enough? No matter what these agencies do, you’ll complain because that’s how you make money.

    • soybomb315

      You are right in that his rhetoric seems to be very businesses-driven.

    • SRM29

      “No matter what these agencies do, you’ll complain.” Just like you complaining about Glenn, no matter what he does?

      DHS shouldn’t even exist, and this is a big reason. Full auto rifles and God knows how many rounds of bullets. Why? That is not their purpose. So, you don’t mind the NSA monitoring you without your permission?

      You just don’t get it. Drastic action is needed at the border. Military action. Rubber bullets. Mass deportations. That should have been done years ago, and this whole problem could’ve been prevented.

  • Pachy Serrano

    Another reason to make changes to our immigration system. I don’t have the real numbers, but a recent report stated that a great % of “illegal immigrants” are folks that overstayed their permits or visas. So, they did not come across the south border. They have been here for a while . . .

    • Yo Mamma

      That will only happen when the shift changes from the present being a majority of illegal christians to illegal muslims

      but me thinks it maybe too late by then

      • marlene

        shut up!

        • Yo Mamma

          you shut up!

    • http://www.mrchrisg.com/ mrchrisg.com

      That’s even worse!

  • Marbran

    If they say 6,000, triple it for the real number. We can track the whereabouts of more than 1 million sex offenders nationwide, but we can’t keep track of foreigners here on visas? Are we that lax, or is there a calculated effort to destroy this country from within?

    • marlene

      got that right: it IS part of their agenda “to destroy this country from within.”

      • RockyMtn1776

        Wonder who came up with this 6,000 figure ? My guess is it’s closer to 20,000 not that anyone in government cares. It appears even American citizens don’t care, it’s not like this is anything new. Many in BOTH political parties have sold their soul and their country for money, power and votes. Citizens didn’t care, we re-elected most of them !

    • BlueMN

      OMG!!! They could be doing anything! ANYTHING!!! More scare tactics by Beck. Fear=control

      • Watch it

        It’s called REALITY

      • Candy

        The immigration person said that. NOT BECK. Reread please for better understanding. The item you want to say came from Beck is in quotes. That means that that is what Customs Immigration Enforcer Peter Edge said, not Beck. Just shows how easy you are to be duped into believing whatever your leader wants you to hear.

    • olf

      Yes we are that lax and stupid.

    • http://www.mrchrisg.com/ mrchrisg.com

      It’s calculated…

  • child.of.the.one.true.king

    well that’s comforting

  • Yo Mamma

    It just goes to show that America is still a place for young people

  • soybomb315

    Maybe we should give them teddy bears and soccer balls

  • 1231726

    80% are students that don’t attend

    • Pam Hurst

      They attended terrorist training school. Just like Hitler, oops I mean Obama

  • toadgirl54

    Strategy? I’ll tell ya what we do… Every American citizen needs to be prepared AND armed! It’s gonna hit the fan. Get ready.

    • http://www.mrchrisg.com/ mrchrisg.com

      9/11 is only a week away!

  • http://truthofg.blogspot.com/ Connor Kenway

    It seems like Obama’s true Strategy is who cares if another 9/11 happens I got tee time and a fundraiser to go to and let’s not forget blame it on Bush.

    • yourpaled

      It is really sad when your government is all about making MONEY instead of governing. I wonder how many millions Obama contributed to the democrat coffers through his fund raisers? Gotta keep raising those funds to keep air force I in the air so much.

      • stpatwanabe

        Making money to pay for HusseinOs eight year vacation and golfing!

      • JMICHAEL270

        And Golf Cart 1 on the ground.

    • stpatwanabe

      HusseinO strategy is Osama s agenda

    • http://www.mrchrisg.com/ mrchrisg.com

      They WANT another 9/11, don’t you get it?

      • Pam Hurst

        Sad to say only a very small percentage of us get it. Wake up America

  • Pearls to Swine

    What to do ??? The first thing the U.S.A. should do is locate and KILL Bagdadi !
    Once you get their figure head/messiah that will take a lot of air out of their balloon.
    Secondly you have to out law all forms of radical Islam and start deporting people.
    I realize that you have a problem with your president and therefor the CIA really needs to remove him from office immediately.

    • http://www.mrchrisg.com/ mrchrisg.com

      Who is Bagdadi?

      • Pearls to Swine

        He’s the leader of ISIS.

        • http://www.mrchrisg.com/ mrchrisg.com

          Oh, I think you misspelled. But, Obammy would be the actual leader since we created ISIS in the first place.

          • Pearls to Swine

            I had a suggestion for him as well.

  • fawnday

    Glory, how governments lose things and so quickly too. All the foreign nationals, Lybian planes, billions of dollars, etc. Don’t know about the people who got misplaced but as far as the stuff maybe the world needs to be changed the way President Obama says America is. If there aren’t as many things made and as many things sold and the world get smaller and more communal then maybe people won’t lose quite so many things. It’s said that if people lose things they have way to much to begin with. Also they have too much money and the places the stuff gets put is too big. The cashless society that is coming to this country might want to spread all over the world. Maybe if governments are forced to keep track of what gets made and sold and bought and the people all get tracked nobody will.lose things. INCLUDING people.

    • sunandfun

      I’ve heard really DUMB statements before but, YOU, have taken the lead in that category.

      • fawnday

        Well, glad I can be in the lead on dumbness. Ooh yeah, you have something to aspire to. How bout a stupid sayings race?

    • http://www.mrchrisg.com/ mrchrisg.com

      You get lost!

    • Pam Hurst

      Haven’t you seen they do keep track of what’s bought and sold. Where have you been wake up

      • fawnday

        Guess I’m not part of the crowd who the government keeps track of then.

        • Pam Hurst

          Yes they do track u you just aren’t realizing it

  • landofaahs

    But we can be confident that those missing airplanes that could be loaded with nuclear bombs would be identified before they get here in the middle of the night.

    • sunandfun

      I would not bet on that given the fact that they couldn’t find the legally flying planes of 9/11 that were hijacked until it was too late. The apathy, or ignorance or both of this administration is frightening.

      • landofaahs

        I was being sarcastic.

        • sunandfun

          I figured that. Reading some of you past posts, I knew you know better than that. You have posts that are worth reading and a comfort that patriot Americans agree with. Keep up the good work. There may be hope for our country after all.

        • Yo Mamma

          The lowest form of wit

          • landofaahs

            Poor baby vacman can’t take it. You wanted original. LOL

          • Yo Mamma

            You’re losing your edge

            Not that you had one

            Whatever you had, you’re losing it

          • landofaahs

            You silly little goose. I make your da and you know it. I am what keep you having a reason for living. I give so much.

          • Yo Mamma

            You’re still a thief for stealing Torah

          • landofaahs

            Christians have the correct view of the Torah. You are an atheist so why or how would you know? LOL

          • Yo Mamma

            You have nothing correct in your miniscule view…….

            Why did your forefathers steal Torah and paste it in front of your book?

            Why genius

            Surely not to obey the LAW

            No, they didn’t you don’t

            So they why

            Because this is the religion they and the pharisee jews defeated 70ad

            Its a war trophy to gloat over – a stolen sacred document NOT for your eyes and your nit picky attempts at interpretation

            I like this lesson so much in schooling the dumb christian that I will save it for future lectures on basic Hebrew 101 courses I offer here in cyberspace – I love it.

          • landofaahs

            Leviticus says stone homo’s and stone those who disrespect their elders. I read from the Torah every day and marvel the Jesus kept the Torah, the law, and the prophets perfectly.

    • grfrog

      Scary as HELL….. :/

    • http://www.mrchrisg.com/ mrchrisg.com

      That plane that vanished in mid-flight a few months ago was just a test run.

  • marlene

    ironic – they can find, thanks to the nsa, every one of us americans, but claim they can’t find 6,000 potentially dangerous foreigners? i don’t believe a word of it and do believe their oversight is deliberate.

    • yourpaled

      They have their priorities don’t they.

    • stpatwanabe

      I guess the 6000 terrorists are in training for the “civilian national police force just as well funded as the military “

      • http://www.mrchrisg.com/ mrchrisg.com

        FEMA Camps are ready for us!

        • Pam Hurst

          Yes you are right they have 800 of them ready for us. Obama’s name should be Hitler. The 3rd Reich was a trial run for the 4th Reich.They learned what problems they needed to fix for this time like all the dead bodies which was a problem for Hitler. But don’t worry fema fixed that problem too. Or did not the sleeping people see our coffins they made for us. Wake up America repent and pray.

  • NMx

    Can we say it… Obama is dangerously incompetent… or is it evil

    • Gregory

      He’s evil, no one is that stupid. But at least we got health care! The greed of idiots, lazy low life Obama supporters wanting free stuff elected this man, THANK YOU VERB MUCH DEMOCRATS!!

      • stpatwanabe

        Everyone of husseinO cabinet adviCzars are evil the hippies running this country now with their Islam puppet president are evil! Their play book RulesForRadicals book dedicated To Lucifer- the father of lies

    • http://www.mrchrisg.com/ mrchrisg.com

      Evil !!!!

    • Pam Hurst

      He’s not incompetent to his agenda at all. He’s pure evil and the fires of hell welcome him. Hope he enjoys those virgins.

  • NMx

    We have all these coercive measures and invasions of privacy to fight terrorism… you’d think that, since the orginal 9/11 terrorists also were here on education visas, they’d track it a little closer now… no, they’re too busy tracking you and me…

    • http://www.mrchrisg.com/ mrchrisg.com

      They don’t consider Moslems terrorist…only us.

  • Take 2

    And the frogs (DEM):when all H erupts will all say’ WHY! The problem is everyone knows Obama was born and raised in Islam for life.

    • http://www.mrchrisg.com/ mrchrisg.com

      I would like to destroy a Qur’an in his presence, just to see his reaction. I bet he would be VERY upset!

      • Take 2

        The rub is those that know better and profess to be Christian but are not. One of the biggest sins is being committed at a very large scale. And Senate DEM of faith eg all knowing’ truth morality is being tested 10 fold. They remain in fear and should come forth asking forgivness of doing nothing but to enable evil acts.

    • Pam Hurst

      Your right like he said he has read the Quran through at least 5 times. And that proves it. If you didn’t believe in it would you read it and read it again and again and again and again see my point . Not all of us are ignorant. I reread my Bible again and again and again and again and again why because I believe it.

      • Take 2

        Barry or Barack was born into Islam for life. Sure, transformation or escaping is possible but most come up missing or dead. It’s the lie at (EXAMPLE) DEM Convention telling the inoceint voter ie that Barack grew up normal eg black here in America. That He is a Christian through Jesus Christ. Then read his own biography? It’s all about the BIG lie and Senate DEM knowing better doing nothing about it.

  • HisPurpose

    They have not lost track of anyone. If you think and believe that the higher ups are going to lose control of the US, you need to think again. Do not believe everything that you hear. If that were the case, you would see all the leaders at the white house.

  • Jr1776

    But they know our every move !

    • http://www.mrchrisg.com/ mrchrisg.com

      Maybe we should all get visas, then just disappear too!

  • bdsconserv

    But DHS knows what YOU did today.

    • http://www.mrchrisg.com/ mrchrisg.com

      That’s because they view CITIZENS as the enemy, not illegals!

  • barbarakelly

    People do you really trust your gov. If you don’t then you better be getting ready for what ever is coming up on us. What ever you do DON’T get rid of your guns. Obama is scamming us. There is a word that the islamics use starts with a tarz–something.Well this is what he does all the time. Get your house in order and what ever you need get it.

    • http://www.mrchrisg.com/ mrchrisg.com

      Moslems are allowed to lie to infidels, and Obama does it all the time!

  • stpatwanabe

    That was the whole plan they the communists elected the Marxist narcisistCelebrityinChief because he was an antiAmerican Islambrotherhood terrorist as President of US in 2008! To destroy America for their dream utopia NewWorldOrder Islam caliphate!

    • http://www.mrchrisg.com/ mrchrisg.com

      Why do you think DHS is buying guillotines for FEMA camps? Maybe because Moslems like to cut people’s heads off ya think….

  • Pepe

    They are too busy buying bullets.

    • http://www.mrchrisg.com/ mrchrisg.com

      They want to arm postal workers now!

  • Steve Politte

    Obama doesn’t care people. He welcomes his Muslims friends to come and help him finish what he promised before his first election, to dramatically change America, or words to that affect. His goal from the very beginning was to “DESTROY AMERICA” His strategy was just that. He has no intention of doing anything otherwise. The only way that this can be stopped, at least partly, is for the Democrats to wake up and doing something about him. It’s not about elections anymore or politics in general, it’s about saving American lives.

    • ken.

      don’t forget that when the illegals finally figure out that the government never intended on passing amnesty, they will join up with the terrorists, drug cartels, street gangs, socialist central and south american countries, russian and chinese operatives and attack our country. exactly as planned by our corrupt government. the militarized government agencies don’t have anywhere near enough boots to overthrow our country, so they are enlisting all foreigners who hate hate america to come in through our open border to do the job for them.

    • Pam Hurst

      Steve you are so right. I’ve been saying from the beginning he is a Muslim in disguise. He is a terrorist leader as far as I’m concerned. He pretended to be a Christian to get into office and he’s done nothing but break federal laws and strip away even more of our rights. And he’s not finished yet. Sad to say ignorant Americans voted him in for his skin color. Exactly what we’re not supposed to do. But since they care more about their paychecks and their football games and demonic tv entertainment on TV they don’t have a clue what our government is really up to. Obama don’t want those students accounted for because he’s in bed with them. Pretty soon when they manage to kill several million people in our country maybe some of them will wake up. Our news is sensor ed as bad as North Korea’s Thank God Glen getting some truth through to this country and there’s a whole lot more to tell. Don’t count on Obama to help us he doesn’t even want you alive especially if you are a Christian and especially if you are a Jew. So sad to say the American government is so corrupt and so deeply inflated by our enemies that it is to late to fix this is why Jesus must return to fix it Himself. Americans need prayer more than ever. And it’s not just our government they have infiltrated every government on the planet. May God help us all. You know the God that’s been evicted from our country. That God. Speaking aloud and voicing my say actually gets us arrested nowadays. Wake up America and pray for your safety those students will not be able to be found because Obama don’t want them found

    • http://www.mrchrisg.com/ mrchrisg.com

      Another 9/11, Martial Law, & President Dictator for life!

  • http://www.ninjadonut.com Itachi

    you know typically when an employee tells its employer they didt do their job right they get fired

    • http://www.mrchrisg.com/ mrchrisg.com

      Gov. workers don’t get fired, they get moved to another dept.

  • Marty Tarver

    Only 10% of the missing this year are considered dangerous. THIS YEAR 60,000? So whose going to prison over this? Or do we just need to rise up and start slaughter this bastards ourself? Because we won’t sit around doing nothing this time and if we have to purge the political class and their families to get some action, we will. Never again meant Never again!

  • Johnny Ringo

    There very well can be something happening; another 9/11; but rest asure if Obama can spin history to stay in office beyond 2016 he will.

    • http://www.mrchrisg.com/ mrchrisg.com

      That’s his plan alright.

  • Sue

    I’m sure these are the same people that recently broke into our power plants and were found wandering in a Massachusetts reservoir at 2am….sorry to say, it’s only a matter of time. Couple this with the missing planes in Libya.

    • http://www.mrchrisg.com/ mrchrisg.com

      9/11 is next Thurs. can’t wait to see what happens.

      • Pam Hurst

        Why do you say next Thursday I’m interested in hearing

        • http://www.mrchrisg.com/ mrchrisg.com

          It’s the anniversary, 11 planes are missing, etc.

  • brad_h

    So what? They keep doing these horrible things. We keep complaining about it. They keep on trucking. As long as there is no uprising from the public, it is smooth sailing for them. And they understand this very well. They are daring Americans to launch a war against the government.

    • http://www.mrchrisg.com/ mrchrisg.com

      They want an uprising so they can declare Martial Law!

  • http://www.mrchrisg.com/ mrchrisg.com

    Completely incompetent, and zero accountability.

  • 1231726

    DHS has their names, finger prints and student ID photos: Publish them as WANTED. Put a frickin BOUNTY on their heads.

  • Patriot Girl

    I’m sure glad we give all our hard-earned tax $$$ to them so they can screw up the country with it… Ever feel like you are funding your own destruction??

  • Patriot Girl

    Oh that’s right I forgot… how politically incorrect of me to think that my tax $$$’s would actually go to protect me not destroy me and my country…

  • 1OKIE

    Here in central Oklahoma, my Son was at the Dodge
    dealership, there was an Arab buying 6 identical Rubicon’s all with lift kits
    and big tires, Hears him say these are for my sons as presents. Yeah right these
    are probably to make car bombs to kill us. WAKE UP PEOPLE. There is no
    difference between a good Muslim and a Bad Muslim besides there beard.

  • http://batman-news.com IT to IT

    WHY are WE tolerating GLOBALIST MAFIA and its PRIVATE,
    unaccountable, ANTI Constitutional entities?

    sourced hemmorage of ILLEGAL aliens into the country.

    Are YOU AWARE? —we’re dealing with a PSYCHOPATHIC agenda,
    designed, managed, directed and run – – – by PSYCHOPATHS?

  • Annie Onomyous

    Lets be clear. The government didn’t “loose track” of anyone. They deliberately let them into the country then turned a blind eye while they disappeared. And if they do do something horrible it is Obama’s fault for bringing them here in the first place. Remember when the Democrats used to say that it wasn’t an “invasion” but that these people were just innocent immigrants wanting to “pick our grapes?” They’ve completely changed that tune. Look at the reason the Huffington Post is now giving for these people to be storming our border: They have a cute little slideshow graphic that they keep putting up and this is cut and pasted from it. It goes on and on so this is just a taste – it has maps, pictures and everything.
    Why South America is entitled to invade our country, by the Huffington Post:
    Took over almost half of Mexico
    In 1846, shortly after the annexation of Texas, President James Polk ordered U.S. troops into disputed lands, precipitating a war against Mexico. The war ended with the treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo in 1848. This is what Chicano activists mean when they say “the border crossed them.”

    Colonized Puerto Rico in 1898
    The United States invaded Puerto Rico in 1898 during the Spanish American War and has retained control of the island ever since. More people of Puerto Rican descent currently live in the United States than on the island.
    Invaded Haiti and occupied the country for nearly 20 years
    Woodrow Wilson ordered the Marines to invade and occupy Haiti in 1915 after the assassination of the Haitian president. The troops didn’t leave until 1934.

    Overthrew Guatemala’s elected government in 1954
    At the behest of United Fruit Company, a U.S. corporation with extensive holdings in Central America, the CIA helped engineer the overthrow of the Guatemalan government in 1954, ushering in decades of civil war that resulted in the loss ofhundreds of thousands of lives.

    Supported the overthrow of a democratically elected government in Brazil
    The administration of Lyndon B. Johnson assisted the overthrow of the democratically elected Brazilian government in 1964. The resulting military dictatorship, which tortured thousands of opponents and “disappeared”hundreds, ruled the country until 1985.

    On and on it goes – you get the gist. Basically the Democrats are no longer even giving out the fake “they just want to pick our grapes” line – they are now saying that they are invading our country to take back land the Huffington post thinks is theirs.
    They’re admitting they are letting anyone and everyone cross that border – they’re no longer pretending they are guarding it in any way.

  • IT 2 IT 678

    “There’s NOT a single nut job out there
    —————————————that’s NOT being RUN.”
    Veterans Today
    Informed Radio

    and PORNOGRAPHICALLY detailed, PSYCHOPATH intene
    ‘SIR–veil–ANTs’ – – – -there’s NO ONE who’s NOT accounted for.

    ALLLL is now orchestrated, monitored, staged.


    AGAIN, we’re now living in –their– system,
    ————-a PSYCHOPATHIC system.
    A system designed, managed, directed and run
    ——————————————–by PSYCHOPATHS.


  • Todd Yowell

    to destroy it within to have a military police to control the US