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Is the FBI doing its best to combat terrorism?
msnbc ^ | Dec 4, 2006 | isa Myers, Jim Popkin & the NBC News Investigative Unit

Posted on 12/05/2006 11:48:07 AM PST by Flavius

WASHINGTON - Bassem Youssef is the FBI's highest-ranking Arab-American agent. He's fluent in Arabic, ran the FBI's offices in Saudi Arabia and is a terrorism expert. In fact, Youssef's undercover work helping to infiltrate the terror organization of the so-called "blind sheik," Sheik Omar Abdul Rahman, earned him the intelligence community's most-prestigious award, the National Intelligence Distinguished Service Medal.

But now, for the first time, Youssef is speaking out against the agency he loves.

"I don't believe that the FBI's doing everything it can to combat terrorism," the 18-year FBI veteran tells NBC News.

(Excerpt) Read more at msnbc.msn.com ...


TOPICS: News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: alqaeda; alqaida; bassemyoussef; ellsberg; fbi; islam; nwc; pentagonpapers; terrorism; terrorists; wot; wtc; youssef
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To: PLMerite

Did I say KFC? Oh, well.


41 posted on 12/07/2006 12:09:50 PM PST by Cicero (Marcus Tullius)
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To: Calpernia
The National Whistleblower Center

This is leftist Daniel Ellsberg of Pentagon Papers' fame's group... under yet another name.

42 posted on 08/09/2009 4:02:03 AM PDT by piasa (Attitude adjustments offered here free of charge)
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