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Senate passes September 11 bill (JASTA) over threats from Saudi Arabia, White House

“The Senate on Tuesday passed a bill that would allow the families of victims of the September 11, 2001, attacks to sue Saudi Arabia over its alleged support for terrorism, despite stiff opposition from the White House,” reports Karoun Demirjian of the Washington Post. The bill passed unanimously and will proceed to the House. The Justice Against Sponsors of […]

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Iraq violence: blasts in Baghdad kill dozens

Four bomb blasts in restaurants and markets in Baghdad have killed at least 69 people and injured more than 100, reports the BBC. The bombings seem to be part of a recent string of attacks.Three of the bombings took place in primarily Shia areas, the fourth bomb exploded in a more mixed Shia-Sunni part of Baghdad. […]

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Memos on alleged Saudi-affiliated support of the 9/11 attacks

The New York Times reports that the National Archives has released a series of memos written by the September 11 Commission staff members. The memos show several possible connections between the terrorists aboard the planes on September 11, 2001 and Saudi nationals living in the US. The memos may be an indication of information in the […]

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