Guantanamo 'high value' detainee denies involvement in 9/11 attacks Joshua Pantesco at 2:47 PM ET
[JURIST] Ali Abd al-Aziz [BBC profile], one of 14 "high value" Guantanamo Bay detainees and the nephew of 9/11 mastermind Khalid Sheikh Mohammed [BBC profile], has denied allegations that he transferred funds to the 9/11 hijackers and has insisted he had no prior knowledge that his uncle was planning attacks on the US, according to a Pentagon transcript [PDF text] from a Combatant Status Review Tribunal [DOD materials] held on March 30 to determine whether Ali is properly being held at Guantanamo Bay [JURIST news archive] as an enemy combatant. Ali also testified that since his arrest in 2003, he had offered key information to enable US authorities to thwart future terrorist attacks.
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