Definitions for "Abdullah Mahmud Hendropriyono"
Abdulah Makhmud Hendropriyono is a retired General from Indonesian Special Forces (KOPASSUS) who was a Minister of Transmigration as well as Minister of Manpower from 1998 to 1999, headed the state intelligence agency, Badan Intelijen Negara, from 2001 to 2004. . Hendropriyono claims that in 1998 Indonesian intelligence agents discovered al-Qaida and Osama bin Laden's plans to attack the US. After September 11, He claimed "[w]e had intelligence predicting the September 11 attacks three years before it happened but nobody believed us."