Despite Clinton Pleas, Saudis Let Terrorist Go

Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah refused a personal plea from President Bill Clinton to help capture Hezbollah terrorist Imad Mugniyah in 1996, according to former White House counterterrorism chief Richard Clarke, now an ABC News consultant. Clarke says the CIA learned that Mugniyah, wanted for a string of terror attacks, had boarded a commercial flight in Khartoum that was scheduled to stop in Riyadh. "We appealed to the Saudis to grab him when the plane landed, and they refused," Clarke said in...Full Story
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