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Submitted by Avi Elnekave (United States), Jun 10, 2004 at 10:30

So vital was Alamoudi to the plot that Qaddafi had all others leave the room so he could talk privately with him. "Why do you cooperate with us against the crown prince of Saudi Arabia?" Qaddafi asked him. "Because I disapprove of what the crown prince said to you," Alamoudi reportedly answered (to this observer's ear, pretty unconvincingly ). Qaddafi instructed him, "I want the crown prince killed either through assassination or through a coup." Alamoudi and Ismael apparently traveled to London to locate and recruit Saudi Islamists, spending over $2 million in cash along the way.

If indeed: "Qaddafi had all others leave the room " how come there was :"this observer's ear"?

Doesn't sound like a very reliable story...
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Muslim American Society [70 words]Joseph RodriguezJun 18, 2004 00:0615715
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Truth? [119 words]Avi ElnekaveJun 10, 2004 10:3015634
Not that unusual [104 words]Jim EckertJun 10, 2004 09:5415633
is this name familiar [18 words]Peter J. HerzJun 10, 2004 09:0515631

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