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Known Activities of Hamburg Cell

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Motassadeq moves to Hamburg1995Mounir el Motassadeq
Binalshibh meets Atta1995Ramzi Binalshibh, Mohamed Atta
Will of Atta executedApril 1996Mohamed Atta, Mounir el Motassadeq, Abdelghani Mzoudi
Binalshibh meets JarrahLate 1997Ziad Jarrah, Ramzi Binalshibh
Atta attends Quds mosqueFall 1997Mohamed Atta
Essabar moves to Hamburg1998Zakariya Essabar
Essabar meets Binalshibh1998Zakariya Essabar, Ramzi Binalshibh
Shehhi moves to HamburgEarly 1998Marwan al-Shehhi
Three Hamburg cell members live togetherApril 1998-
January 1999
Ramzi Binalshibh, Mohamed Atta, Marwan al-Shehhi
Bahaji lives with Atta and BinalshibhNovember 1998-
July 1999
Said Bahaji, Mohamed Atta, Ramzi Binalshibh
Al-Shehhi returns to BonnJanuary 1999-
July 1999
Marwan al-Shehhi
Binalshibh and Shehhi meet Khalid al Masri1999Ramzi Binalshibh, Marwan al-Shehhi, Khalid al Masri
Al-Shehhi rejoins Atta and Binalshibh in HamburgJuly 1999Marwan al-Shehhi, Mohamed Atta, Ramzi Binalshibh
Slahi meets with Hamburg CellOctober 1999Mohamedou Ould Slahi (Leader), Ramzi Binalshibh, Marwan al-Shehhi, Ziad Jarrah
Atta and Jarrah go to KarachiLate November 1999Mohamed Atta, Ziad Jarrah
Hamburg Cell in AfghanistanLate November 1999Mohamed Atta, Marwan al-Shehhi, Ziad Jarrah
Atta meets with bin LadenLate November 1999-
Early January 1999
Mohamed Atta, Osama bin Laden
Binalshibh arrives at Taliban office in QuettaEarly December 1999Ramzi Binalshibh
Binalshibh escorted to KandaharEarly December 1999Ramzi Binalshibh
Hamburg Cell in KandaharEarly December 1999Ramzi Binalshibh, Mohamed Atta, Ziad Jarrah
Binalshibh meets bin LadenEarly December 1999Ramzi Binalshibh, Osama bin Laden
Shehhi meets KSMEarly December 1999Marwan al-Shehhi (Trainee), Khalid Shaikh Mohammed (Trainer)
Shehhi goes to UAEEarly December 1999-
Early 2000
Marwan al-Shehhi
Atef meets with Hamburg cellEarly December 1999Mohammed Atef, Mohamed Atta, Ziad Jarrah, Ramzi Binalshibh
Ali Abdulaziz Ali orders aircraft materialEarly January 2000Ali Abdulaziz Ali, Marwan al-Shehhi
Atta and Binalshibh meet KSMEarly 2000Khalid Shaikh Mohammed (Trainer), Ramzi Binalshibh (Trainee), Mohamed Atta (Trainee), Abderraouf Jdey (Trainee)
Shehhi in Saudi ArabiaEarly 2000Marwan al-Shehhi
Shehhi in BahrainEarly 2000Marwan al-Shehhi
Shehhi obtains US visaJan. 18, 2000Marwan al-Shehhi
Jarrah returns to Hamburg from AfghanistanJan. 31, 2000Ziad Jarrah
Atta returns to Hamburg from PakistanLate February 2000Mohamed Atta
Shehhi returns to Hamburg from overseasMarch 2000Marwan al-Shehhi
Binalshibh returns to Hamburg from PakistanEarly March 2000Ramzi Binalshibh
Binalshibh applies for US visaMay 2000Ramzi Binalshibh
Atta obtains US visaMay 18, 2000Mohamed Atta
Jarrah obtains US visaMay 25, 2000Ziad Jarrah
Shehhi flies Brussels-NewarkMay 29, 2000Marwan al-Shehhi
Binalshibh applies for US visa 2June 2000Ramzi Binalshibh
Atta takes bus from Hamburg to PragueJune 2, 2000Mohamed Atta
Atta flies from Prague to NewarkJune 3, 2000Mohamed Atta
Jarrah flies DUS-EWRJune 27, 2000Ziad Jarrah
Atta and Shehhi visit Oklahoma flight schoolJuly 2, 2000-
July 3, 2000
Mohamed Atta, Marwan al-Shehhi
Atta and Shehhi attend Florida flight schoolSummer 2000-
Late September 2000
Mohamed Atta (Trainee), Marwan al-Shehhi (Trainee)
Binalshibh applies for US visa 3September 2000Ramzi Binalshibh
Atta and Shehhi enroll at another aviation schoolLate September 2000-
Early October 2000
Mohamed Atta, Marwan al-Shehhi
Binalshibh applies for US visa 4October 2000Ramzi Binalshibh
Atta and Shehhi return to Huffman pilot schoolEarly October 2000-
Mid December 2000
Mohamed Atta (Trainee), Marwan al-Shehhi (Trainee)
Essabar applies for US visa 1Dec. 12, 2000Zakariya Essabar
Jarrah flies to Germany en route to BeirutLate December 2000Ziad Jarrah
Jarrah flies Germany-BeirutLate December 2000Ziad Jarrah
Atta gives progress report to BinalshibhEarly January 2001Mohamed Atta, Ramzi Binalshibh
Jarrah flies Beirut-GermanyEarly 2001Ziad Jarrah
Jarrah flies Germany-FloridaEarly 2001Ziad Jarrah
Atta returns to United StatesJan. 10, 2001Mohamed Atta
Shehhi goes to MoroccoMid January 2001Marwan al-Shehhi, Abdelghani Mzoudi
Atta wires Binalshibh moneyMid January 2001Mohamed Atta (Sender), Ramzi Binalshibh (Recipient)
Shehhi returns to United StatesJan. 18, 2001Marwan al-Shehhi
Jarrah visits father in BeirutLate January 2001Ziad Jarrah
Essabar applies for US visa 2Jan. 28, 2001Zakariya Essabar
Binalshibh reports to leadership in AfghanistanFebruary 2001Ramzi Binalshibh
Jarrah visits girlfriend in GermanyFebruary 2001Ziad Jarrah
Atta and Shehhi in NorcrossFebruary 2001Mohamed Atta, Marwan al-Shehhi
Atta and Shehhi in DecaturFebruary 2001Mohamed Atta, Marwan al-Shehhi
Atta and Shehhi in LawrencevilleFebruary 2001Mohamed Atta, Marwan al-Shehhi
Atta and Shehhi arrive in Virginia BeachFeb. 19, 2001Mohamed Atta, Marwan al-Shehhi
Atta and Shehhi go to Stone MountainLate February 2001Mohamed Atta, Marwan al-Shehhi
Jarrah returns to US from GermanyLate February 2001Ziad Jarrah
Jarrah goes to DecaturMid March 2001Ziad Jarrah
Jarrah visits girlfriend in Germany againLate March 2001-
Early April 2001
Ziad Jarrah
Atta in Virginia BeachApril 4, 2001Mohamed Atta, Marwan al-Shehhi
Atta in Coral SpringsApril 11, 2001Mohamed Atta, Marwan al-Shehhi
Shehhi flies Miami-CairoApril 18, 2001Marwan al-Shehhi
Shehhi in CairoApril 18, 2001-
May 2, 2001
Marwan al-Shehhi
Atta and Jarrah get licensesMay 2, 2001Mohamed Atta, Ziad Jarrah
Shehhi flies Cairo-MiamiMay 2, 2001Marwan al-Shehhi
Atta and Binalshibh meet in SpainJuly 9, 2001-
July 16, 2001
Mohamed Atta, Ramzi Binalshibh, Muhammed Belfatmi
Atta drives from Madrid to ReusJuly 9, 2001Mohamed Atta
Binalshibh flies Spain-HAMJuly 16, 2001Ramzi Binalshibh
Essabar delivers 9-11 plan to AfghanistanSummer 2001Zakariya Essabar
Atta takes Jarrah to Miami airportJuly 25, 2001Mohamed Atta, Ziad Jarrah
Jarrah flies MIA-DUSJuly 25, 2001Ziad Jarrah
Jarrah sees Binalshibh in GermanyJuly 25, 2001Ziad Jarrah, Ramzi Binalshibh
Atta communicates attack plans to BinalshibhAug. 3, 2001Mohamed Atta (Communicant 1), Ramzi Binalshibh (Communicant 2)
Atta tells Binalshibh date of 9-11Mid August 2001Mohamed Atta (Communicant 1), Ramzi Binalshibh (Communicant 2)
Essabar travels Hamburg-KarachiAug. 30, 2001Zakariya Essabar
Bahaji travels Hamburg-KarachiSept. 3, 2001Said Bahaji, Muhammed Belfatmi
Al-Shehhi calls Atta0652 local, Sept. 11, 2001Marwan al-Shehhi (Communicant 1), Mohamed Atta (Communicant 2)

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