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September 11 / Awlaki Investigation #735099

NBC Evening News for Monday, Aug 11, 2003
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(Los Angeles: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Washington: Lisa Myers) The FBI’s investigation into the role in the September 11 attacks of American Imam Anwar al-Awlaki†, a spiritual advisor to hijackers Nawaf al-Hazmi† and Khalid al-Mihdhar†, featured; audiotape played of Awlaki praising shaheed {martyrs who die for the sake of Allah}. [Senator Bob GRAHAM†- says we don’t know enough about Awlaki’s role.] [In October 2001, AWLAKI – says the fact that the US supports the death of Palestinians does not justify the killing of US civilians in New York City or Washington, DC.] [Dar Al-Hijra Mosque worshipper Dr. Ednan MUSHTAQ†- defends Awlaki.]

Williams, Brian;
Myers, Lisa

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