In a hearing at Guantánamo Bay, an FBI agent read out transcripts of jailhouse conversations between one defendant and another prisoner.

One of the accused conspirators in the September 11, 2001, attacks was secretly recorded at Guantánamo admitting he funnelled most of the funds that financed the hijackers who killed nearly 3,000 people 18 years ago, according to transcripts presented by prosecutors in a pretrial hearing on Tuesday.

The transcripts also portrayed the defendant, Ammar al-Baluchi, reading aloud a draft confession in a prison recreation yard on November 25, 2008, describing it to another detainee as a statement he was

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