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Biden orders declassification review of documents related to Sept. 11 attacks

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By Jeff Mason and Jan Wolfe WASHINGTON (Reuters) -U.S. President Joe Biden on Friday ordered the Department of Justice to review documents from the FBI’s probe into the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks for declassification and release. “When I ran for president, I made a commitment to ensuring transparency regarding the declassification of documents on the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on America,” Biden said in a statement. “As we approach the 20th anniversary of that tragic day, I am honoring that commitment.” The order requires U.S. Attorney General Merrick Garland to make the declassified do…

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