Who Got Saudi Money?

You're not alone if you've stopped keeping track of the 9/11 investigation--the FBI's largest ever, as we've been told. But last week Washington insiders found a single thread in the giant investigation tapestry and began pulling--and in doing so created what could become a diplomatic mess with a key ally, just as the U.S. is trying to maintain support for its hard line on Iraq.

The hubbub began when congressional investigators leaked word that prominent Saudis--including Princess Haifa al-Faisal, wife of the Saudi ambassador to the U.S.--may have given money to associates of two 9/11 hijackers. The connection was tenuous but...

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