Skip to comments.Al-Zawahiri solicited funds under the guise of refugee relief
Posted on 10/11/2001 9:12:11 AM PDT by AxionEdited on 04/13/2004 2:38:45 AM PDT by Jim Robinson. [history]
Two confessed members of a Silicon Valley terrorist cell say they brought Osama bin Laden's top aide to the Bay Area several years ago to raise money for terror attacks, according to documents and interviews.
Ayman al-Zawahiri, who is bin Laden's chief deputy and a suspect in a long list of terrorist crimes that includes planning last month's attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon, visited the United States in the 1990s on covert fund-raising trips, the two men have told authorities.
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