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Ahmed al-Ghamdi in Beirut

Part of 9-11

Event Details
Primary Organization9-11 plotters
Other OrganizationAl-Qaeda
Other OrganizationHezbollah
LocationBeirut, Lebanon
TimeNovember 20001
PresentAhmed al-Ghamdi
Narrative and Notes
ReliableHe arrived in Beirut on the same flight as a senior Hezbollah operative.1
PossibleThe connection may be a coincidence, but the 9-11 commission found it worthy to mention among a number of connections between 9-11 operatives and Iran, Hezbollah and their allies.1
1The 9-11 Commission Final Report, July 22, 2004, Chapter 7.3.
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