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9/11 plotter freed from German prison and deported to his native Morocco

Mounir El Motassadeq, one of the two men serving prison terms for their part in the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, has been released from a German prison and deported to Morocco. El Motassadeq worked in the notorious Hamburg cell of terrorists that included three of the 9/11 pilots, and attendied al Qaeda training […]

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Twin Towers engineer blamed himself after 9/11

Structural engineer Leslie Robertson worked on the World Trade Center with Minoru Yamasaki. Now 90, he spoke to Hana R. Alberts  of the New York Post about the aftermath of the terrorist attacks on the Towers he helped design. “The towers were designed [to withstand a] 707… . a low-flying, slow-flying 707 heading for Idlewild,” he […]

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Walter Laqueur, Holocaust survivor who reinvented terrorism studies, dies at 97

Walter Laqueur, who survived the Holocaust to become a noted scholar on the subject of terrorism, has died at the age of 97. He was born in Poland, and raised in Germany. His parents, who were killed in the Holocaust, sent him to Palestine in 1938. After the war, Laqueur became the head of the International […]

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