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Threat to CIA headquarters

Threat Information
Part of Project Bojinka

Event Details
Primary OrganizationProject Bojinka Cell
Other OrganizationAl-Qaeda
Possible Method(s)Hijacked aircraft used as missile
Possible Target(s)CIA Headquarters
Start August 1994
LocationCentral Intelligence Agency, McLean, Virginia, United States
ConnectedRamzi Yousef, Abdul Hakim Murad, Khalid Shaikh Mohammed, Wali Khan Amin Shah
ConnectedMohammed Jamal Khalifa
Narrative and Notes
ReliableIn early 1995, Murad told authorities in the Philippines that he and Yousef had dicussed targeting CIA headquarters.1
1The 9-11 Commission Final Report, July 22, 2004, Chapter 11.1.
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