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Saudi at Guantanamo said to have admitted helping 9/11 plot

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This undated photo taken by the International Red Cross and released by lawyer Walter Ruiz, shows his client Mustafa al Hawsawi posing for a portrait while he's a detainee at the Guantanamo U.S. Naval Base in Guantanamo, Cuba. On Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017, an FBI agent has started describing the case against Mustafa al Hawsawi, a Saudi citizen accused in the Sept. 11 attack, for the first time since he was arraigned on capital charges at the Guantanamo Bay detention center more than six years ago. (Mustafa al-Hawsawi via AP)

GUANTANAMO BAY NAVAL BASE, Cuba (AP) — A Saudi facing a war crimes tribunal at Guantanamo Bay for allegedly aiding the Sept. 11 attack told interrogators that he bought plane tickets and facilitated money transfers for seven of the hijackers, a retired FBI agent said Wednesday, providing the most detailed account so far of evidence prosecutors intend to use in a case that has unfolded incrementally over nearly six years.