TITLE

Smoked!

AUTHOR(S)
Mazzetti, Mark; Fang, Bay; Roane, Kit R.; Smucker, Philip; Omestad, Thomas; Newman, Richard J.; Whitelaw, Kevin
PUB. DATE
December 2001
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;12/3/2001, Vol. 131 Issue 23, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the United States war in Afghanistan. Efforts to find Osama bin Laden and his inner circle of terrorists; Plans to destroy what remains of the Taliban militia and bin Laden's al Qaeda organization; Economic aid to rebuild Afghanistan; Exit strategies under consideration by U.S. officials; Speculation as to the whereabouts of bin Laden.
ACCESSION #
5553059

 

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