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Two operatives meet Aulaqi

Part of 9-11

Event Details
Primary Organization9-11 plotters
Other OrganizationAl-Qaeda
LocationMasjid Al-Ribat Al-Islami Mosque, 7173 Saranac Street, San Diego, California, United States
TimeEarly 2000
PresentNawaf al-Hazmi, Anwar Aulaqi
PresentKhalid al-Mihdhar
Narrative and Notes
ReliableAulaqi was an imam at the mosque. He recalled Hazmi's picture but not by name. Hazmi and probably Mihdhar respected Aulaqi as a spiritual adviser, but the 9-11 commission determined it was inconclusive whether the relationship went beyond that.1
1The 9-11 Commission Final Report, July 22, 2004, Chapter 7.1.
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