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Sudan Condemns U.S. Sept. 11 Law

KHARTOUM, Oct 4 – Sudan condemned on Tuesday a U.S. law that would allow families of victims of the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks to sue governments for damages, saying it undermined state sovereignty and could provoke reciprocal legislation. Sudan hosted Osama bin Laden, the al Qaeda leader behind the attacks, from 1991-1996, although it has

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Obama Vetoes Sept. 11 Saudi Bill, Sets Up Showdown with Congress

By Patricia Zengerle and Roberta Rampton WASHINGTON, Sept 25 – President Barack Obama on Friday vetoed legislation allowing families of victims of the Sept. 11 attacks to sue Saudi Arabia, which could prompt Congress to overturn his decision with a rare veto override, the first of his presidency. Obama said the Justice Against Sponsors of

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