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September 11 / Hijackers' Bank Accounts #705065

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Jul 10, 2002
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Washington: Pierre Thomas) The background to the bank accounts set up by the September 11 hijackers examined; details given about accounts set up in 2000 by Mohamed†† Atta† & Marwan‡ al-Shehhi†. [Terrorist finances expert Jonathan WINER†- says it was easy for them to get identification & the banks are supposed to verify IDs.] [In response to questions from Senator Dianne Feinstein, FBI special agent Dennis LORMEL†- says they made up numbers for bank applications.]

Jennings, Peter;
Thomas, Pierre

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