France’s Advance Warning to US About 9/11
French intelligence warned their American counterparts, eight months before the September 11, 2001 attacks, that Al Qaeda planned to hijack a US-bound plane, according to documents seen by AFP, reports Khaleej Times.
“Details of the plot by Osama bin Ladenâ€™s group was passed to the Central Intelligence Agencyâ€™s Paris bureau chief eight months before the attacks on New York and Washington, Le Monde newspaper reported in its account on the report.
“A 2004 report on the September 11 attacks by the US Congress highlighted failures by US intelligence services to gather and share information that might have helped prevent the attacks…”Click here for reuse options!
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