These networks carried out acts of terrorism in Europe, such as the 1980 Bologna Bomb.
("Staying Behind" NATO's Terror Network. /The Bologna Bomb 1980, Gladio, terrorism in Europe )
In 1960 in Turkey , the stay-behind network killed Prime Minister Adnan Menderes.
In 1961, in Algeria, the French stay-behind army tried to stage a coup against the French government of Algiers.
In 1967, the Greek stay-behind army staged a coup and set up the fascist military dictatorship.
In 1971, in Turkey, the stay-behind network killed hundreds of people.
In 1977, in Spain, the stay-behind network carried out a massacre in Madrid.
In 1980, 85 people were killed in the bombing of the Bologna train station.
According to the Italian Senate, after its investigation in 2000, the bombers were later discovered to be "men linked to the structures of United States intelligence."
In 1985, in Belgium, the stay-behind network attacked and shot shoppers randomly in supermarkets, killing 28.
Osama and siblings
The Muslim Brotherhood is said to be the 'financial and organizational backbone' of Al Qaeda. (Big Wedding: Chapter Nine)
The CIA and its allies, reportedly, have been using the Muslim Brotherhood to do their dirty work for many years.
In 1955 MI6 reportedly used the Muslim Brotherhood to agitate against the government of Syria. (The British, Muslim Terrorism and September 11)
From 1976, a secret intelligence cabal called the Safari Club began working with CIA elements to influence the Middle East and Africa
In November 1978, President Carter appointed George Ball head of a special White House Iran task force under Brzezinski. Ball recommended that the US should drop support for the Shah of Iran and support Ayatollah Khomeini. ( Supporting Radical Muslims to Contain the Soviet Union)
Osama bin laden's neice
In the mid-1980s, the bin Laden family were reportedly helping the CIA.
Quoting a French intelligence report, The New Yorker reports, “During the nineteen-eighties, when the Reagan administration secretly arranged for an estimated $34 million to be funneled through Saudi Arabia to the Contras in Nicaragua, [Osama’s eldest brother] Salem bin Laden aided in this cause.” [PBS Frontline, 2001; New Yorker, 11/5/2001]
In 1991, future 9/11 hijacker Hani Hanjour first arrived in the US. [US Congress, 9/26/2002; 9/11 Commission, 7/24/2004, pp. 520] Some media accounts have him entering the country in 1990. He apparently is the first hijacker to enter the US. [Time, 9/24/2001; Cox News Service, 10/15/2001; New York Times, 6/19/2002]
From 1991-1993, Robert Gates was Director of the CIA.
In 1993, member of the Muslim Brotherhood Ramzi Yousef reportedly started planning 9/11. (Big Wedding: Chapter Nine)
In 1993, an expert panel commissioned by the Pentagon postulated that an airplane could be used as a missile to bomb national landmarks. (1993)
From 1993 - 1995, Robert James Woolsey Jr. was Director of the CIA.
In 1995, Mohamed Atta spent three months with co-students Volker Hauth and Ralph Bodenstein in Cairo, on a grant from the Carl Duisberg Society.
In 1996, the term al-Qaeda was first mentioned in the US media.
In 1996, four of the hijackers, or people with the same names as the hijackers, were being trained at Pensacola Naval Air Station in the USA.
A Mr Mohamed Atta trained at the International Officer’s School at Maxwell/Gunter Air Force Base in Montgomery, Alabama.
From 1995 - 1996, John Deutch was Director of the CIA.
From 1997 - 1998, future 9/11 Commission Staff attended a Terrorism Study Group which looked at the consequences of ‘Catastrophic Terrorism.’
From 1993 - 1998, Rahm Emanuel was a senior advisor to Clinton at the White House.
On 7 November 2008, the existentialistcowboy.blogspot had an article entitled: The 'Conspiracy of Rich Men' Who Pulled Off 911 and Other GOP Atrocities
Among the points made:
1. A bankrupt American empire invaded Iraq for its oil.
2. Judicial Watch obtained Commerce Department papers, dated March 2001, that included a detailed map of Iraq's oil fields as well as a list entitled "Foreign Suitors of Iraqi Oilfield Contracts".
In 2001, before 9 11, the Cheney energy task force completed its report on the USA's energy needs.
3. None of the 19 'Arabs' reportedly involved in 9 11 could effectively pilot aircraft of any type.
4. Wars are often the conspiracies of rich men. Among the people who hoped to benefit from World War II were Krupp, United Steel and I. G. Farben.
American industrialists, led by Henry Ford, reportedly did their part for the Nazi cause.
5. Cheney outsourced the implementation of the 9 11 FALSE FLAG OPERATION to Mossad.
9 11 Revealed - The Daily Mail
Members of Israeli spy ring 'related to 9/11 hijacker Ziad Jarrah'
Moslem Extremists, Pole Dancing, Lap Dancing, Go-Go Clubs
How Osama has helped the USA
The bin Laden Family
The US government in bed with the 9 11 'hijackers'
Al-Zawahri - alQaeda's chief brains and strategist