Mohamed el-Amir Awad el-Sayed Atta was an Egyptian hijacker and Islamic
terrorist and one of the ringleaders of the September 11 attacks who served as
the hijacker-pilot of American Airlines Flight 11, crashing the plane into the
North Tower of the World Trade Center as part of the coordinated attacks.
will find various files on Atta, obtained under the Freedom of Information Act.
Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Regarding Atta, Requested October
2014 [ 2 Pages, 0.2MB ] – More than 13 years after the attacks – the U.S.
Government is still classifying material on Atta.
Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Regarding Atta, Requested January
2016 [ 12 Pages, 0.7MB ] – After waiting a couple more years, I
requested records again in January of 2016. To my surprised, USCIS is now
claiming they “can not find” Atta’s alien file, but included some prints from
their electronic system. What happened to Atta’s alien file, after having it
classified for so many years?!
Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Says All Files are Classified, November 2014 [
4 Pages, 0.2MB ] – Another denial of material on Atta, citing a law