Bookmark Kaumudi Online  Bookmark this site  Editor@Kaumudi  |  Marketing  Print Advt rates  |  Calendar 2012        Go!    
 
 
September 20, Wednesday 2017 2:14 AM       

       HEADLINES: Thomas Chandy's missing file found                                              Charge sheet against P Jayarajan accepted                                              Spicing musical treat with visual delights                                              Dileep approaches HC again, bail-plea to be considered by afternoon                                              Fishing boat drowns in Kochi                                              Dawood's brother Iqbal Kaskar arrested in extortion case                                              India seeks probe on nuclear proliferation links between Pak, N Korea                                              Heavy rains lash Mumbai, BMC on alert                                              ISI plans to establish Rohingyas in India                                              Myanmar doesn't fear international scrutiny: Suu Kyi                                              Sushma, Ivanka discuss women empowerment                                              India win four medals in Asian Martial Arts Games                                              Bairstow to open for England in 1st Windies ODI                                              After Ramkumar's decisive defeat, Yuki gets consolation win                                              Players choose Amarjit to lead India in FIFA U-17 WC                                              After Dhoni, Tendulkar now a biopic on woman cricketer Jhulan                                              Kaumudi Facebook
       WORLD Next Article: Kim Jong-un celebrates success of H-Bomb test  
       Saudi govt allegedly funded 'dry run' for 9/11 attack, reveals fresh evidence
 
         Posted on :14:50:26 Sep 11, 2017
   
A A
       Last edited on:14:50:26 Sep 11, 2017
         Tags: Saudi govt, fund, 9/11 attack, dry run
 

WASHINGTON: Saudi Arabian embassy in Washington may have funded a 'dry run' for the hijacking of the planes by two of Saudi employees used in the 9/11 attack, revealed the fresh evidence submitted in a major 9/11 lawsuit forwarded against the country.

This further reinforces the claim that employees and agents of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia directed and aided the 9/11 hijackers and plotters.

The amended complaint, filed on behalf of the families of some 1,400 victims who died in the terrorist attacks 16 years ago, has alleged that two years before the airliner attacks, the Saudi Embassy paid for two Saudi nationals, living undercover in the United States as students, to fly from Phoenix to Washington 'in a dry run for the 9/11 attacks.' the New York Post reported.

The lead attorney for the 9/11 plaintiffs, Sean Carter said, "We have long asserted that there were longstanding and close relationships between al Qaeda and the religious components of the Saudi government."

"This is further evidence of that," he added.

The lawyers for the plaintiffs said the court filing has provided new details that show 'a pattern of both financial and operational support' for the 9/11 conspiracy from official Saudi sources.

Earlier, rejecting Trump's continuous attacks on Tehran, Iran's Foreign Minister, Mohammad Javad Zarif Khonsari said that the US President should rather discuss how to prevent Saudi Arabia from carrying out another 9/11 attack. Trump, in his address at the Riyadh Summit, repeatedly slammed Iran claiming that it funds arms, trains militias that spread destruction and chaos and pointed to Iran?s support for Syria's Bashar al-Assad as he committed 'unspeakable crimes.'

The Iranian Foreign Minister emphasised that Trump himself had earlier suggested that Saudi Arabia was behind the 9/11 attacks. Majority of the 9/11 terrorists were Saudi citizens and speculations have suggested that members of the Saudi hierarchy were involved in the attack.

Reportedly, Gulf countries were used to receive funds from banks in Pakistan and UAE, owned by the UAE royal family, to allegedly finance terror strikes in the US in 2001 and Mumbai in 2008.

The September 11 attacks (also referred to as 9/11) were a series of four coordinated terrorist attacks by the Islamic terrorist group al-Qaeda on the US on the morning of Tuesday, September 11, 2001.

The attacks killed 2,997 people, injured over 6,000 others, and caused at least $10 billion in infrastructure and property damage.

A A
       WORLD
Next Article: Kim Jong-un celebrates success of H-Bomb test
 
 
WORLD HEADLINES
Sushma, Ivanka discuss women empowerment  
Myanmar doesn't fear international scrutiny: Suu Kyi  
Nawaz Sharif's wife wins Lahore by-poll  
Trump retweets GIF of him hitting Hillary Clinton with golf ball  
US flies stealth fighters and bombers over Korean peninsula  
LeT chief Hafiz Saeed joins poll fray amid tough contest  
Japan PM eyes snap election this year: reports  
India welcomes US' move to bring reforms in UN peacekeeping  
Pakistanis vote in Lahore's NA-120 by-elections  
Second arrest in UK Tube bomb attack  
Bangladesh to build new settlements for Rohingya Muslims  
China agrees to increase Pakistani exports  
18-year-old arrested in connection with London Tube attack  
Islamic State group claims London subway bombing  
B'desh PM to raise Rohingya crisis issue at UN General Assembly  
ISIS HQ found operating from a flour mill in Pak  
Blast at Parsons Green metro station in London, several injured  
North Korea fires another missile  
50 killed, 80 injured in ISIS-claimed twin attacks in Iraq  
N Korea threatens to sink Japan's four main islands into the sea with nuclear bomb  
25 killed in Malaysia school fire  
UN chief urges Myanmar to halt attacks on Rohingyas  
Iran inks deals to repair Syria's war-hit power grid  
Rahul Gandhi visits Tesla, Sun Power research facility in US  
Man kills wife, three daughters on suspicion of infidelity in Pak  
 
Yesudas has requested for entry in Padmanabha Swamy temple. Do you support him?
Yes
 
No
 
Don't know
 
 
 
Home Kerala India World Business Sports Sci&Tech Education Automobile CityNews Movies Environment Letters 
© Copyright keralakaumudi Online 2011  |  Reproduction in whole or in part without written permission is prohibited.
Head Office Address: Kaumudi Buildings, Pettah P.O, Trivandrum - 695024, India.
Online queries talk to Deepu Sasidharan, + 91 98472 38959 or Email deepu[at]kaumudi.com
Customer Service -Advertisement Disclaimer Statement   |  Copyright Policy