Monday, April 19, 2004

9/11 warnings were "dire and persistent"

A lengthy front-page article from Sunday's NY Times outlines some of the 9/11 commission's findings thus far, most notably that "clear, urgent and persistent" threats of an attack by Al Qaeda -- some dating back several years, others arising in the months leading up to 9/11 -- "had been communicated directly to the highest levels of the government."