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Hamlan and Nami volunteer to bin Laden

Meeting
Part of 9-11

Event Details
Primary Organization9-11 plotters
Other OrganizationAl-Qaeda
LocationKandahar, Kandahar, Afghanistan
Time Mid 20001
ParticipantsMushabib al Hamlan, Ahmed al-Nami, Osama bin Laden (Leader)
 
 
Narrative and Notes
ReliableHamlan and al-Nami, in a meeting arranged by Abu Basir al-Yemeni, used the phrase "I want to be one of this religion's bricks and glorify this religion" to apply for a suicide operation to bin Laden.

Bin Laden accepted both of them into the 9-11 plot.1
 
 
Sources
1The 9-11 Commission Final Report, July 22, 2004, Footnotes.
 
 
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