Lundborg: I was surprised how much detail you had gathered early on about al-Qaeda, an organization generally regarded as opaque and difficult to penetrate...
What does one ask an interrogator who has questioned dozens of members of Al Qaeda? And how does he ask questions himself? Ali Soufan, who was the subject of a Frontline documentary that aired last night...
Former FBI agent Ali Soufan speaks with the Toronto Star's National Security Reporter Michelle Shephard about terrorism, waterboarding and why the CIA censored his newly-released book, The Black Banners: The Inside Story of 9/11 and the War Against al Qaeda...
A former FBI agent who worked at the heart of America's battle against al-Qaeda has told the BBC he is being prevented from telling the truth as he challenges the back story of 9/11 and what has happened since. Mr Soufan also argues against the effectiveness of interrogation techniques used by the CIA, such...
As an Arabic-speaking FBI agent, Soufan was at the center of several Al Qaeda investigations before and after 9/11. He tells FRONTLINE that critical CIA intelligence about Al Qaeda was not communicated to the FBI before 9/11, and had that information been shared, “The world would be very different today.” After 9/11, Soufan conducted interrogations of...