ABOUT US  |  CONTACT US  |  RSS  |  ARCHIVE  |  2019-10-17  |  UPDATED: 1398/07/20 - 16:02:4 FA | AR | EN
Russia jails American-Israeli woman on drug charges despite Netanyahu plea             IEC Registers Non-biomteric, Fraudulent Votes: Saadati            Blast In Ghazni University Leaves 23 Students Wounded             Reasons Riyadh May Be Leaning to Yemen War End             Ghani: We Must Avoid 2014 Election Chaos             Taliban Delegation Meets Pakistani Officials             UN Insists on Transparency With Afghan Election Count             Abdullah Claims Victory in Presidential Elections             Yemenís Houthis to free 350 captives, including three Saudis, in good will gesture             Floods kill 113 in north India in late monsoon burst; jail, hospital submerged             Pro-Government Fighters Killed ĎBy Mistakeí In Takhar Airstrike             Vote Counting Underway; 1 Million Counted So Far             Abdullah Calls on Electoral Commissions to Stay Independent             Hekmatyar Casts Vote without Having Sticker on His Tazkera+photos             Voting Kicks off in Afghanistanís 4th Presidential Election            

DATE PUBLISHED: 2017/9/10 - 13:04:57
VISIT: 1065
SHARE WITH YOUR FRIENDS

Wahhabi elements from Saudi Arabia supported 9/11 attacks: Analyst
 Wahhabi elements from Saudi Arabia supported 9/11 attacks: Analyst

Although the official US narrative on the September 11, 2001 attacks does not give away the real perpetrators behind the operation, it can be safely assumed that "Wahhabi" elements from Saudi Arabia provided direct support to them, says an analyst in Virginia.

Keith Preston, director of the attackthesystem.com, made the remarks while discussing new evidence in a lawsuit that holds Saudi Arabia responsible for the attacks that killed more than 3,000 people 16 years ago.

The lawsuit alleges that the Saudi embassy in Washington paid for two Saudi nationals, living undercover in the US as students, to fly from the city of Phoenix to Washington "in a dry run for the 9/11 attacks" two years before their occurrence, the New York Post reported on Saturday.

Pointing to the fact that 15 of the 19 hijackers were from Saudi Arabia, Preston told Press TV on Sunday that none of the attackers could have completed their "complex" mission without financial support originating from their country.

"Now, it makes perfect sense that there were elements within the Saudi government itself that were involved in the provision of the funding for this activity because of the fact that we do know that the Wahhabist movement has a great many sympathizers within the Saudi government," he said.

"It is also clear that the hijackers from the September 11, 2001 adhered to the same ideology as well," he added.

Citing FBI documents, the lawsuit said the Saudi students - Mohammed al-Qudhaeein and Hamdan al-Shalawi - were both members of "the kingdomís network of agents in the US," had received training at the camps run by the a-Qaeda militant group in Afghanistan, and were in "frequent contact" with Saudi officials while in the US.

In a November 1999 America West flight to Washington, the Saudi students reportedly tried multiple times to gain access to the cockpit of the plane.

Consequently, the pair were taken into custody following an emergency flight landing in Ohio, but later the FBI decided not to pursue prosecution.

Meanwhile, the FBI confirmed that the Saudi embassy had paid for the studentsí tickets for the pre-9/11 "dry run."

Preston ruled out the possibility of there being "individual donors" who provided those behind the attacks with the necessary resources without being connected to "systems of power in any particular location."

The analyst said the heavily redacted US documents on 9/11 did not help in identifying the real perpetrators behind the attacks.

 

 

LINK: http://ansarpress.com/english/8568


TAGS:






*
*

*



SEE ALSO

US Seeking Political Settlement, Not Withdrawal: Khalilzad


Reasons behind Formation of Afghanistanís Grand National Coalition


Elizabeth, from Scandinavia-All my questions are being answered and I know in my heart that this is the truth


West fears losing dominance of Mideast due to Iranís rising influence: Analyst


Massive anti-gun rallies mark a shift in US gun control debate: Activist


US increasing military spending to maintain global hegemony: Expert


CIA, Zionists helping Myanmar to execute Nakba-inspired operation against the Rohingya: Expert


Qatar says keen to have Ďpositiveí Iran ties amid row with neighbors


Syrian Situation Improving, Wahhabi Terrorists Retreating: President Assad


Trump using Japan as foil to pressure North Korea and China: Scholar





VIEWED
MOST DISCUSSED







POLL

Modi, Merkel Discuss Afghanistan, Radicalisation And Terrorism

SEE RESULT


LAST NEWS

Leaders of India, China have frank discussions defuse border tensions

Russia jails American-Israeli woman on drug charges despite Netanyahu plea

IEC Registers Non-biomteric, Fraudulent Votes: Saadati

Blast In Ghazni University Leaves 23 Students Wounded

Reasons Riyadh May Be Leaning to Yemen War End

Ghani: We Must Avoid 2014 Election Chaos

Taliban Delegation Meets Pakistani Officials

UN Insists on Transparency With Afghan Election Count

Abdullah Claims Victory in Presidential Elections

Yemenís Houthis to free 350 captives, including three Saudis, in good will gesture

Floods kill 113 in north India in late monsoon burst; jail, hospital submerged

Pro-Government Fighters Killed ĎBy Mistakeí In Takhar Airstrike

Vote Counting Underway; 1 Million Counted So Far

Abdullah Calls on Electoral Commissions to Stay Independent

Hekmatyar Casts Vote without Having Sticker on His Tazkera+photos

Voting Kicks off in Afghanistanís 4th Presidential Election

Suicide attack in Kabul city kills 22 civilians, injures 38 others

Taliban claims Kabul and Parwan explosions

ďLegislate PeaceĒ Campaign in Afghanistan

Trump rejects UN request for FBI probe into Khashoggiís murder to save weapons sales

Tory leadership race exposes Britainís democratic deficit

Georgia parliament head quits after 240 injured in crackdown

Russia will help Iran with oil, banking if payment channel not launched: Ryabkov

Iran refrained from hitting manned US plane accompanying downed drone, IRGC says

Senior Afghan Politicians In Pakistan For Key Meeting

SCO plays constructive role in promoting regional peace, stability: Statement

1000s of Haitians protest against corruption

Trump announces exit of his spokeswoman Sarah Sanders

Ghani, Modi Discuss Afghan Peace in Bishkek

SCO Summit Begins In Bishkek

Video: Iran saves crewmembers of tanker hit in Sea of Oman

World reacts as two tankers Ďattackedí in Sea of Oman

Police shooting of black man triggers unrest in Memphis, Tennessee

UK government signs order to enable Assange extradition to US

Ex-Football Chief Yet To Be Detained Despite Arrest Warrant

Man Who Tried To Approach Ghani Was Asked By Arg ĎTo Stay Silentí

Leader of Iran to Japan PM: Trump not worthy of exchanging messages with

Explosions hit two large oil tankers in Sea of Oman: Reports

Saudi crown princeís sister to go on trial in France in July

Catalan separatistsí rebellion trial closes


MEDICAL NEWS








ANSAR PRESS ©  |  ABOUT US  |  CONTACT US  |  MOBILE VERSION  |  LINKS  |  DESIGN: Negah Network Co.
All right reserved. Use this website by mentioning the source (link) is allowed. ›—ś‘ź«Ś «یš —š ی šŕŠ»šŌ«š