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Hazmi deposits Salmi checks

Financial Transfer
Part of 9-11

Event Details
Primary Organization9-11 plotters
Other OrganizationAl-Qaeda
Sender LocationSan Diego, California, United States2
Recipient LocationSan Diego, California, United States2
Sent Sept. 5, 20001
ParticipantsYazeed al Salmi (Sender) , Nawaf al-Hazmi (Recipient)
Narrative and Notes
ReliableSalmi bought $4,000 in travellers checks at a bank in Riyadh in July. In September,Nawaf al-Hazmi withdrew $1,900 in cash from his bank account and then deposited the same amount in Salmi's travellers checks.1
PossibleSalmi claims not to remember the transaction; it is possible Hazmi was simply doing him a favor.1
1The 9-11 Commission Final Report, July 22, 2004, Chapter 7.1.
2Location presumed from Hazmi's movements.
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