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Baker begins: "WhoWhatWhy has found evidence linking the Saudi royal family to Saudis in South Florida who reportedly had direct contact with the 9/11 hijackers before fleeing the United States just prior to the attacks."

Bush kissing the king of Saudi Arabia. (photo: Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images)
Bush kissing the king of Saudi Arabia. (photo: Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images)

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According to Associated Press a lawsuit brought by insurance giant Lloyd's against Saudi Arabia has been withdrawn just days after it was filed. A lawyer representing Lloyd's in the case, Stephen Cozen of law firm Cozen O'Connor, refused to comment on the sudden dismissal. - JPS/RSN

 

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+47 # ckosuda 2011-09-23 17:56
interesting that this was all over the internet back in 2001, and then mysteriously "disappeared" - like the lawsuit filed by Lloyd's I guess -
so now folks who mention this info are called "conspiracy theorists" - well, yes, indeed, that is what it is called when it is a conspiracy and the truth.
no fooling Bush read a book in a classroom and tried to look dumb.
 
 
+45 # fredboy 2011-09-23 18:12
Again, no surprises. What most expected. That's why we've been so disappointed with the official "investigation. "
 
 
+19 # MidwestTom 2011-09-23 18:46
I have often wondered about the explosive loaded van stopped before it could enter the Lincoln Tunnel as reported on the nightly news on 9/11. We need to organize a Citizens Investigating committee. I have also read that 60 foreign nationals were detained and then released; and people claim that there was a film crew setup on the Jersey shore waiting for the event. why was the site withdrawn?
 
 
+10 # larrypayne 2011-09-23 19:44
After 10 years the Saudis get accused of financing the alleged terrorists even though many of the named terrorists have been found to be alive.
When will we learn why the 5 Mossad agents that were arrested on 9/11 for filming the fall of the towers while celebrating were released without any explanation for their actions?
Is blaming the Saudis designed to take the heat off Israel as they get ready to put the screws to the Palestinians once more?
 
 
+29 # joestecher 2011-09-23 20:17
... and the Bush family was reportedly close to the Saudi Royal family... does the plot thicken? and which company benefited from all the wars? could that be Haliburton? has the U.S. been taken to the provebial cleaners? seems so...
 
 
+9 # RLF 2011-09-24 05:33
You mean taken to the cleaners again, don't you?
 
 
+16 # wfalco 2011-09-23 21:07
Too many dots to connect. This in itself is near proof that there are cover ups for the cover ups.
For anyone out there(and this is sometimes utilized as cover with the help of main stream news)who thinks that the CIA is incompetent-thi nk again. They are super competent. Possibly the most diabolical outfit in the world.

They have levels of cover ups and patsies for the patsies. They are expert assassins-and of a grand scale.
Of course they use foreign nationals. They are the perfect "lone gunmen" if you will. Were the Saudis involved? Of course-but they were not pulling the strings. There is only one "puppet master" in this world.
 
 
+1 # madams12 2011-09-23 21:21
What's happening to this COMMENTS Section? There are only FOUR showing but the top of print page says 42 comments which seems likely since there were about 30 several hours ago and I cannot find my own post which refuted several key issues in this highly questionable piece of propaganda. seeking to put blame now after 10 yrs on the Saudis
 
 
+2 # John Talbutt 2011-09-23 23:06
Initially the piece did did not include the fact the suit had been withdrawn. I am assuming that all the comments that referred to that fact are among those now missing. I know of some that are.
 
 
+12 # in deo veritas 2011-09-24 08:36
Of course the suit was "settled out of court". Those bastards can buy their way out of just about anything but the guilt is still theirs.
 
 
+5 # William Bjornson 2011-09-23 22:24
LOOK! A SQUIRREL!

Somebody must be feeling a little heat to try a red herring like this. Who exactly of the myriad interests that constute Lloyds are the dismissed/withd rawn accusers? Filing a lawsuit is usually a somewhat laborious process and one like this, especially so. Dismissed in days? Hardly seems lawsuit worthy so what is the purpose? Could someone be preying on Lloyds good name by tagging it onto lies? I hope someone with Lloyds reputation in mind makes some explanation of this accusation and its motive and result. Otherwise the story is crap. And so is the name of Lloyds.
 
 
+7 # Glen 2011-09-24 06:22
Good question, William. The amount of maze-like actions taken by all concerned in the attack on New York, most especially the U.S. government, would lead anyone to the conclusions you have drawn. On the other hand, if Lloyds was commissioned to do this, they may have had their hands slapped by that same U.S. government.

Perhaps we will learn what happened. Probably not.
 
 
+12 # jsgammato 2011-09-24 07:43
Looks like a quick, quiet, lucrative settlement to me. The saudis, unwilling to see the matter brought up in court and in the headlines, opt to quietly pay up a gazillion dollars to settle the suit with Lloyd's. Lloyd's agrees and abandons the suit, which is dismissed.
 
 
+5 # John Talbutt 2011-09-23 23:04
Was it dismissed or withdrawn? My guess is there was some sort of under the table settlement. It is possible that a settlement to Lloyds' could be made on the condition that when counsel for the Saudi's made a motion to dismiss it was not challenged by Lloyds. My guess anyway.
 
 
+8 # Abigail 2011-09-24 08:49
Around that time the US was engaged in building a radar system for the Saudis. A very expensive and expansive system. A lot of money for the US suppliers.
 
 
-20 # Activista 2011-09-24 10:27
Yesterday Palestinians bid for state at UN is MUCH more significant - than 10 year old worn and wrong conspiracy theories.
 
 
+1 # bigkahuna671 2011-09-25 12:09
So is Baker the last one to know this? I think it was a commonly held belief that the Saudi royals were involved all the way up to their fat wallets and the only reason our media didn't play it up back then was because the Bush family had an incestuous relationship with the Saudis. This article is too little, too late. Pres. Obama has avoided doing what's been needed, and that is to expose the falsehoods of the Bushies and their cronies. Maybe now he'll grow a set and do what needs to be done!
 

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