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Abdelghani Meskini

Al-Qaeda Operative

Detained

Details
ImportanceLow
Date of CaptureDec. 30, 19992
AffiliationAl-Qaeda
RoleOperative
GenderMale
Charged withMaterial support; Interstate fraud2
Charging authorityUnited States
In connection withLAX Millennium Plot
 
 
Narrative and Notes
 
Reliable
  • Associate of Ahmed Ressam; planned to assist him in LAX Millennium bombing. He was to drive Ressam, presumably to Los Angeles, and give him money.
  • Speaks English.
  • Now assisting U.S. government.1,2
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    Sources
    1 The 9-11 Commission Final Report, July 22, 2004, Chapter 6.1.
    2 The 9-11 Commission Final Report, July 22, 2004, Footnotes.
     
     
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