TITLE

Declaring Victory

AUTHOR(S)
Fallows, James
PUB. DATE
September 2006
SOURCE
Atlantic;Sep2006, Vol. 298 Issue 2, p60
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents an examination into the global war on terrorism and the success of the United States against groups such as al-Qaeda. An overview of the successes and failures by the U.S. is given, highlighting the importance of the U.S. public reaction rather than the overt actions of terrorists. It is suggested that the war on terror has been an overall success.
ACCESSION #
21796178

 

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