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Fox News is reporting that the Defense Intelligence Agency is trying to stop publication of a book which reveals that the Pentagon knew the identity of at least one of the attackers prior to September 11, 2001.

Operation “Able Danger” was “a controversial pre-9/11 data mining project” which “successfully identified hijacker Mohammed Atta as a threat to the United States before the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks,” according Fox News.

Links to story:

1. FOXNews.com – EXCLUSIVE: Pentagon Attempts to Block Book on Afghan War

2. PDF of letter from DIA:  http://www.foxnews.com/projects/pdf/DIA_Demand.pdf