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Bloomberg's Office Admits Meeting With Imam Linked To 1993 WTC Bombing Was Mistake

03/18/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

The mayor's office admits it goofed when it invited a Brooklyn imam linked to the 1993 World Trade Center bombing to City Hall for a Muslim community meeting on Wednesday.

Siraj Wahhaj was one of nine Islamic leaders who met with Mayor Bloomberg and Police Commissioner Raymond Kelly over fears of a backlash against local Muslims after the Fort Hood massacre.

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