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April 16, 2010

Hanjour’s Surviving Visa Application and What It Might Mean

Filed under: Complete 911 Timeline — kevinfenton @ 1:50 am
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One of the documents I have found while trawling through the 9/11 Commission’s archives is a memo of an interview with the US consular official who issued a visa to alleged Flight 77 pilot Hani Hanjour in 1997 (i.e. before he was a terrorist, we think). I don’t mean to rehash the entire history of the US Consulate in Jeddah, which issued multiple visas to the hijackers (most of which were issued by the same person), but I do want to highlight two points that come across in the memo.

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