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Friday, November 7, 2008
June 2001: U.S. Warned Of Impending Terrorist Attack Coming From AfghanistanNew 9/11 documents obtained under the Freedom of Information Act reveal: Less than three months before September 11, Secretary of State Colin Powell warned the Taliban that American intelligence had "high confidence" that "Afghan-based and other operatives are now planning on carrying out attacks against Americans." Powell's warning was conveyed to the Taliban by U.S. Ambassador to Pakistan William B. Milam, who specifically discussed Osama bin Laden with the Taliban's representative Abdul Salam Zaeef.
6/27/2001: State Dept. cable, threats to U.S. by Bin Laden
6/29/2001: State Dept. cable, threats to U.S. by Bin Laden
7/5/2001: State Dept. cable, meeting with Saudi Prince Abdullah
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