A Long, Strange Trip to the Taliban

December 2001
Newsweek;12/17/2001, Vol. 138 Issue 25, p30
Profiles American-Taliban fighter John Walker Lindh. Biographical information; Capture by American military forces in Afghanistan; Conversion to Islam; Voyage to Yemen; Reaction to the terrorist bombing of the USS Cole in the Yemeni harbor of Aden; Involvement in the Al Qaeda terrorist organization; Details of Lindh's interrogation by American Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) agents; Reaction of Lindh's family; Possible punishment for Lindh by the United States.


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