"Our Enemy Is Not Terrorism"

July 2004
U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Jul2004, Vol. 130 Issue 7, p24
Conference Proceeding
Jose Melendez-Perez a customs officer, was at the time of September 11, 2001 attack an immigration inspector. This is a common mistake, most people inside or outside the U.S. government never have known the different jobs they do. This is why the U.S. Immigration, Customs and Department of Agriculture Inspectors have been lumped together as the U.S. Customs and Border Protection under the Department of Homeland Security. The old U.S. Immigration and Naturalization Service administered laws and regulations made by Congress.


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