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  • FBI release first secret 9/11 files: Anonymous Saudi embassy staffer ‘helped two hijackers in LA’

    FBI release first secret 9/11 files: Anonymous Saudi embassy staffer ‘helped two hijackers in LA’

    The newly-released document details a 2015 FBI interview with a staffer who worked at the Saudi Consulate in Los Angeles prior to the 9/11 attacks The man is only referred to in the document as PII PII is accused of helping 9/11 hijackers Nawaf al-Hazmi and Khalid al-Mihdhar shortly after they arrived in the United States Families of 9/11 victims are eager to probe potential Saudi government links to the attack

  • FBI ‘tried to flip Saudi official suspected of assisting 9/11 hijackers’ | Daily Mail Online

    FBI ‘tried to flip Saudi official suspected of assisting 9/11 hijackers’ | Daily Mail Online

    Mussaed al-Jarrah said in a deposition last month that FBI agents questioned him at least three times over his alleged involvement in the 9/11 terror attacks Al-Jarrah testified that agents took him out to dinner in Washington in an apparent attempt to flip him to cooperate over possible Saudi ties to the attacks He said the last time he spoke to the agents was some time in 2004 when they threatened him with the nude images of children taken from his home computer Al-Jarrah worked in the Ministry of Islamic Affairs at the Saudi Embassy in Washington DC in the late 1990s and early 2000s He is suspected of providing money, lodging and help to two of the hijackers His claims were made under oath during closed-door questioning on June 17 and 18 as part of a lawsuit brought by the families of 9/11 victims The US has long insisted to the public that there is no evidence the Saudi government was involved in the terrorist attacks