Clarke theorizes that top CIA brass tried to recruit the hijackers and turn them to our side, but were unsuccessful. And - when they realized had failed - they covered up their tracks so that the FBI would not investigate their illegal CIA activities , “malfeasance and misfeasance”, on U.S. soil.It's not just Clarke. Many high-level government counter-terrorism experts doubt the CIA's version of events.
Read more and watch the Richard Clark interview here. Washington's Blog
* The CIA is the scariest group of individuals on our planet today. They do whatever they please, in any nation, to any person, without oversight or accountability. That the CIA is involved in illegal activities is no surprise, and neither is that they would cover their tracks.
None of that means this is true, however. I'm just pretty certain the CIA doesn't answer to the government like we think it does. --Pyroteknik