|"“Islamic terrorist”, patsy"|
'Asir Province, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
|Died||September 11, 2001 (Age 22)|
North Tower, World Trade Center, Manhattan, New York City, New York, U.S.
|Member of||"9-11/The 19 Hijackers"|
The BBC reported on 23 September 2001 that "Saudi Arabian pilot Waleed Al Shehri was one of five men that the FBI said had deliberately crashed American Airlines flight 11 into the World Trade Centre on 11 September. His photograph was released, and has since appeared in newspapers and on television around the world. Now he is protesting his innocence from Casablanca, Morocco. He told journalists there that he had nothing to do with the attacks on New York and Washington, and had been in Morocco when they happened. He has contacted both the Saudi and American authorities, according to Saudi press reports."