Putin warned Bush of the impending September 11 terrorist attacks, said former CIA analyst
Vladimir Putin in 2001, reported U.S. President George Bush about the fact that within the United States have the opportunity to prepare terrorist acts, writes ex-CIA analyst George Bibi.
As stated by Bibi in his book "the Russian trap: How our shadow war with Russia could lead to nuclear catastrophe," Putin two days before the September eleven called his American counterpart and said that "Russian intelligence has detected signs of an imminent terrorist campaign -" something that was prepared long ago " - originating from Afghanistan ".
The former analyst said that Putin was the 1st foreign leader to call Bush after the terrorist attacks of eleven September, to Express support for the United States.
Book Bibi came out in America this week. Its Creator was formerly head of the analytical division of the CIA, engaged in Russia, and is currently working as Vice-President of the Washington expert Centre of national interests.
in the news archive on the Internet representation of the Kremlin there is a letter dated 10 September 2001 of a telephone conversation between Putin and Bush. It is noted that the call was initiated by the United States, discussed preparations for the APEC summit and Russian-us negotiations at the highest level. It is reported that the two presidents expressed satisfaction with the intensity of contacts in the military-political sphere, the economy and other fields.