Giuliani wants to tag Muslims on the terrorist watchlist
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Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani said Wednesday he would support forcing Muslims on the federal terrorism watchlist to wear electronic monitoring tags to track their locations.


"I would think that's an excellent idea," Giuliani said at an "RNC in DNC" event in Philadelphia, according to

"If you're on the terror watch list, I should you know you're on the terror watch list. You're on there for a reason."

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One of the suspects in the killing of a priest in a church in France reportedly was wearing an electronic bracelet. That suspect had twice attempted to travel to Syria to fight for the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria.

"I put undercover agents in mosques for the first time in January 1994," Giuliani said on Wednesday, an action he took after the February 1993 truck bombing of the World Trade Center that killed six and injured hundreds.

"I did it because the 1993 bombing was planned in a mosque in Union City, New Jersey, and a second plan was uncovered to bomb our subways, which was foiled," he continued.

"And I kept those police officers in those mosques until I left as mayor."