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Two Minutes Past Nine

Episode 7: The Phone Call


25 years on from the largest domestic terror incident in American history, journalist Leah Sottile investigates what made Timothy McVeigh the home-grown terrorist he was.

On the morning of the bombing, the FBI learnt that Timothy McVeigh made a phone call to a secretive Christian Identity compound remote in the remote hills outside Oklahoma City, a place called Elohim City. Journalist Leah Sottile investigates the story behind the call and the secretive community.

Presenter: Leah Sottile
Producer: Georgia Catt



by BBC Radio 4