March 20, 2014 Operation Encore Summary Document

This document is written by a senior FBI member of the Operation Encore investigative unit and it updates the investigation of the Saudi government officials up until 2014. It describes the role of Operation Encore and the three main subjects of the investigation, Saudi government officials Thumairy, Bayoumi and Jarrah.

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LATEST NEWS

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Jul 26, 2022

9/11 Family Members & Survivors Admonish Trump and Golfers Siding with Saudi-Funded LIV Golf Series in Television Ad

The 9/11 Justice television ad includes stories of family members who tragically lost their loved ones in the terrorist attacks.



Stark Realities Article on FBI Mistakenly Names Saudi Consulate Employee Eyed in 9/11 Investigation

This article provides an in-depth analysis of the recently declassified 2014 Operation Encore Summary Document.  Originally published at Stark Realities with Brian McGlinchey. Brian McGlinchey was instrumental in the successful 2016 campaign to release the Congressional Joint Inquiry's '28 Pages' on the Saudi support of the 9/11 Plot.

9/11 Family Members Condemn Trump For Hosting Saudi-backed LIV Golf Tournament

Family members of those killed on 9/11 and survivors sent former President Donald Trump a letter condemning his decision to host the Saudi-funded LIV Golf tournament at Trump National Golf Club Bedminster in New Jersey on July 29 & 30, 2022.

9/11 Family Members Appeal to President Biden on News Nation

9/11 Family Member Brett Eagleson who lost his father on September 11, 2001, appeared on News Nation appealing to President Biden ahead of his visit to Saudi Arabia.

WHO ARE WE?

We represent a grassroots movement made up of the 9/11 community, which consists of 9/11 survivors, first responders, family members of those lost, and all volunteers and lower Manhattan residents, students and workers who are now suffering fatal illnesses due to their exposure to Ground Zero. The 9/11 community has successfully worked with Congress to override the presidential veto of Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act (JASTA). Now law, JASTA stripped terrorist nations of immunity. We aim to have the same effect in gaining access to answers that we’ve waited for since 2001 by motivating government agencies to fully unredact and declassify 9/11 documents.

 

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POLITICAL SUPPORT

Senator Blumenthal stands in support of the 9/11 community on September 13, 2019

Senator Blumenthal stands in support of the 9/11 community on September 13, 2019

The 9/11 community has had overwhelming support from Congressional members. In 2016, through activism from the 9/11 community the Senate and House unanimously passed JASTA, the law allowing us to sue Saudi Arabia for its involvement in 9/11. In 2018, the Senate unanimously passed in 2018 Resolution 610, urging for the release of all 9/11 documents. Some of our most recent Congressional support came in March of this year, when Senators Richard Blumenthal, John Cornyn, Kristen Gillibrand, Charles E. Grassley and Charles E. Schumer voiced their support by sending a letter to the FBI urging for the declassification of all 9/11 documents. We have also been lucky enough to have the support of Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard, and hope to continue bipartisan work to declassify the 9/11 documents.