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Thomas H.

Kean
CHAIR

CIA DOCUMENT REQUEST No. X The National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States (the "Commission") requests that the Federal Bureau of Investigation (CIA or the "respondent") provide the Commission forthwith with copies of the following documents: 1. All logs from September 11,2001 from the CIA operations center. 2. All tapes, transcripts and documents related to interagency audio or video teleconferences that the FBI initiated, facilitated or otherwise participated in on the morning of September 11, 2001, relevant to the hijackings of September 11. For purposes of this request the term "morning" is defined as 08:30 to 12:00 EDT on September 11, 2001. The term "teleconferences" refers to audio or video communications that involved representatives of the White House and representatives from more than one government agency. The Commission requests that the documents requested above be provided as soon as they are available, even though all requested documents may not be provided at the same time, through means of a "rolling" production. If any requested documents are withheld from production, even temporarily, based on an alleged claim of privilege or for any other reason, the Commission requests that the respondent, as soon as possible and in no event later than the production date, identify and describe each such document or class of documents, as well as the

Lee H. Hamilton
VICE CHAIR

Richard Ben-Veniste MaxQeland Fred F. Fielding Jamie S. Gorelick Slade Gorton John Lehman Timothy J. Roemer James R. Thompson Philip D. Zelikow
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

alleged basis for not producing it, with sufficient specificity to allow a meaningful challenge to any such withholding. If the respondent does not have possession, custody or control of any requested documents but has information about where such documents may be located, the Commission requests that the respondent provide such information as soon as possible and in no event later than the production date. If the respondent has any questions or concerns about the interpretation or scope of these document requests, the Commission requests that any such questions or concerns be raised with the Commission as soon as possible so that any such issues can be addressed and resolved prior to the production date. March 24, 2004 Daniel Marcus General Counsel
TEL (202) 331-4060 FAX (202) 296-5545 www.9-1 lcommission.gov

Thomas H. Kean
CHAIR

FBI DOCUMENT REQUEST No. X

Lee H. Hamilton
VICE CHAIR

Richard Ben-Veniste MaxQeland Fred F. Fielding Jamie S. Gorelick Skde Gorton John Lehman Timothy J. Roerner James R. Thompson Philip D. Zelikow
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

The National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States (the "Commission") requests that the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI or the "respondent") provide the Commission forthwith with copies of the following documents: 1. All logs from September 11,2001 from the Strategic Information and Operations Center (SIOC) and operations center of the Washington Field Office. 2. All tapes, transcripts and documents related to interagency audio or video teleconferences that the FBI initiated, facilitated or otherwise participated in on the morning of September 11, 2001, relevant to the hijackings of September 11. For purposes of this request the term "morning" is defined as 08:30 to 12:00 EDT on September 11, 2001. The term "teleconferences" refers to audio or video communications that involved representatives of the White House and representatives from more than one government agency. The Commission requests that the documents requested above be provided as soon as they are available, even though all requested documents may not be provided at the same time, through means of a "rolling" production. If any requested documents are withheld from production, even temporarily, based on an alleged claim of privilege or for any other reason, the Commission requests that the respondent, as soon as possible and in no event later than the production date, identify and describe each such document or class of documents, as well as the

alleged basis for not producing it, with sufficient specificity to allow a meaningful challenge to any such withholding. If the respondent does not have possession, custody or control of any requested documents but has information about where such documents may be located, the Commission requests that the respondent provide such information as soon as possible and in no event later than the production date. If the respondent has any questions or concerns about the interpretation or scope of these document requests, the Commission requests that any such questions or concerns be raised with the Commission as soon as possible so that any such issues can be addressed and resolved prior to the production date. March 24, 2004 Daniel Marcus
TEL (202) 331-4060 FAX (202) 296-5545 www.9-1 lcommission.gov

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CENTRAL INTELLIGENCE AGENCY WASHINGTON, D.C. 20505

Office of General Counsel

25 June 2004

Mr. Daniel Marcus, General Counsel National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States Third Floor 2100 K Street, N.W. Washington, DC 20427 Re: (U) Response to Item No. 2 of DCI Document Request No. 52

Dear Mr. Marcus: (U) The enclosed document No. 5200003 is responsive to item No. 2 of DCI Document Request No. 52, issued by The National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States on 22 April 2004. (U) If you have any questions concerning this letter, please contact me at |9/n closed by statute)

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RESPONSE TO DCI DOCUMENT REQUEST NUMBER 52, ITEM 2
The Commission asked that we produce "[a]ll tapes, transcripts, and documents relating to interagency audio or video teleconferences that the CIA initiated, facilitated, or otherwise participated in on the morning of September 11, 2001, relating to the hijackings of September 11." For purposes of the request, you defined "morning" as between 0830 and 1200 hours EDT on September 11, 2001. We have no tapes or transcripts to produce in response to this request. The only document we have that relates to any such teleconference is a small portion of a "timeline" of 11 September Events put together by one of the CTC executive officers who was assigned to follow the chief of the Counterterrorist Center on September 11, 2001 and to take notes on his activities that day. The only portion of the timeline that relates to two video teleconferences—the entries are reproduced below, verbatim: 0940: DDCIJohn Mclaughlin, C/CTC CoferBlack, DC/SEG/Law Enforcement Chuck Frahm attend SVTC with NSC Special Assistant to the President for Transnational Threats, Dick Clarke. A conference call at 1100 is planned with the President, who is aboard Air Force One. Discussion on what we know vs. what is speculation. Consequence Management and Investigation is urged into action by all present. FAA reports that it has closed all airports and directed flights to land at the nearest airport. Rumors continue to be reported, including first report that another plane has crashed into the Pentagon.

1115: DCI takes conference call from the President aboard Air Force One form aphoneinP&PG. DDCI, C/CTC, DDO, DDI present for call. Discussion centers around other likely targets, possible other hijackings or kidnappings of senior officials. C/CTC sums up that M.O. points to al-Qa'ida sponsored action, and that we will know more soon. DCI agrees.

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Dana Hyde
From: Sent: To: Cc: Kevin Shaeffer Tuesday, April 20, 2004 8:04 PM Dana Hyde John Farmer
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Subject: FW: what i know about the svtc

FYI.

Regards, Kevin "Never Forget"
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kevin: hey, have done some more investigating—this is what i have so far & I continue to investigate. I think what you were referring to was indeed the SVTC and not/not a NOI WON call (btw, the ops center evacuated at @1000, they can't be more precise about that). Below is what i know so far, i'm checking with the people who were on the call for their recollections of further informatics/11 closed by statutee DDCI & Cofer)-i"m also checking with the guys who run the SVTC room to see what they might know if anything.
9/11 Closed by Statute J with him C/CTC (Cofer Black at the time) kept an officer! during that day to keep notes for him that day— all i have so far is her timeline— but honestly its probably the best record we have of events that day-as i'm sure you've found in what must be a fascinating investigation about that day-people's memories are pretty messed up on timing etc. given the pace of events.

l.J I I wasn't aware this time line even existed until I went to see former DC/CTC Ben Bonk & he /ii closed by statute r ed a copy with me--as we've never been asked about the day of 9/1 1 . It shows a SVTC at " 0940 including: DDCI John McLaughlin, C/CTC Cofer Black & thc| am closed by statute | g | 9/11 closed statute fwho was the senior FBI agent on duty at the time DC/CTC for Law Enforceme^/.n closed by statuteasn't in yet that morning at the time the SVTC was convened-L 9//11 c i° sed *>y statute Branch). It shows the SVTC was with Dick Clarke. 0940 "A conference call at 1100 is planned with the President, who is aboard Air Force One. Discussion, focuses on what we know vs. what is speculation. Consequence Management and Investigation is urged into action by all present. FAA reports that is has closed all airports and directed flights to land at the nearest airport. Rumors continue to be reported, including first report that another plane has crashed into the Pentagon." 0945: 77 crashes into the Pentagon

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0950: C/CTC leave the SVTC to joint 7th floor seniors in the DCI Conference Rcs/n Closed by statute our recorder leaves then as well to continue on with C/CTC]. This is all that I have on that call at this time—I'll let you know when I get more

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Dana Hyde
From: Sent: To: Kevin Shaeffer Friday, April 16, 2004 2:39 PM Dana Hyde; John Farmer; John Azzarello; Miles Kara; Lisa Sullivan

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Subject: RE: CIA and FBI Request Dana, FYI, I spoke 9/11 closed by statuteday regarding the NOIWON 9/11 call. She's going to track down the individual(s) associated with the call. She recalled that the Commission had previously asked for any logs/tapes of the NOIWON and they do not exist - "logs not kept and the line not recorded." I'm not sure what staff had asked for that (T8?) as when I spoke to Lorry and Llyod they didn't mention previously dealing with it. Sorry, I forgot to ask about the ops center name.... Regards, Kevin "Never Forget"

Original Message— From: Dana Hyde Sent: Wednesday, April 14, 2004 12:46 PM To: John Farmer; John Azzarello; Miles Kara; Kevin Shaeffer; Lisa Sullivan Subject: CIA and FBI Request All - attached are draft requests to the FBI and CIA re their logs from 9-11 and any documents related to interagency conferences (i.e. NOIWON, SVTS or primary net) they were involved in. A version of the second request was circulated last September, as a memo from Dan Levin asking 10 agencies to look for tapes or documents related to interagency conference. As you may recall we received back an email that said all such documents had already been produced. Nevertheless, since we are submitting a request for the logs we might as well ask for the information again. Let me know your thoughts. Dana (and does anyone know the name of the CIA ops center?)

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WITHDRAWAL NOTICE
RG: 148 Box: 00002 Series: Copies: 1

Folder: 0004 Document: 7 Dana Hyde Files Pages: 22 ACCESS RESTRICTED

The item identified below has been withdrawn from this file: Folder Title: CIA Logs Document Date: Document Type: Chronologies Special Media: From: To: Subject: CIA operations center logs for Sept. 11, 2001

In the review of this file this item was removed because access to it is restricted. Restrictions on records in the National Archives are stated in general and specific record group restriction statements which are available for examination.

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