Internal FBI Email re: Monday, 13 December 2004 DCI Briefing

The document is an internal FBI email, regarding a Monday, December 13, 2004 DCI briefing. The email includes a brief synopsis of the information presented at that meeting, including updates from Saudi Arabia, Iran, and Spain.

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Monday, December 13, 2004
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Thursday, January 14, 2010
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Subject: RE: Monday, 13 December 2004'3DCI Briefing
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I briefed on the search forinakall 'who may be in the U.S. FBI
Philadelphia and LEGAT Islamabad have been instrumental in further identifyingT7and determining his, whereabouts.
Inve'stigatio'n continues.
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associated with the attack. FBI offices in California and Florida have initiated coverage on U.S. telephone numbers and associated
individuals. A hand-drawn map found in one of the subjects' vehicles confirms that a total of nine individuals were to enter the rear -
of the consulate in addition to the five known attackers who breached the gate. ' •
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briefed on the current situation in Jeddah and the possibility of further attacks. They also briefed on information obtained from
Spain regarding attacks of a large magnitude to take place in the U.S. and Spain prior to December 31, 2004. The attacks would
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target areas where there are large concentrations of people.
briefed on lraqui detainee issues. DOJ is considering drafting a letter permitting the release of certain Iraqi detainees to
eg t e occupying farce), Geneva Convention rules no longer apply, and Iraqi detainees can be directly release The
or questioning. According to DOJ, due to the change in the power structure in Iraq as of June 2004, (the r bi
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objective would be to have "detainees of interest" released and interviewed regarding safe houses, communications, and other
detainees in Iraq.
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