TITLE

Al Qaeda's veil begins to lift

AUTHOR(S)
Ford, Peter; Miller, Sara B.; Walsh, Courtney
PUB. DATE
December 2001
SOURCE
Christian Science Monitor;12/20/2001, Vol. 94 Issue 20, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on how the Al Qaeda terrorist network is beginning to be understood, in light of efforts to arrest its members since the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. Observations on Al Qaeda's level of organization, and how it is a sophisticated, disciplined, and thorough outfit, which makes it a formidable opponent. Connections between Al Qaeda and non-Al Qaeda terrorist cells; Financial resources of terrorist groups; Recruitment; Details on the planning of the September 11, 2001 hijackings.
ACCESSION #
5720606

 

Related Articles

  • TERRORISM: A MADNESS TO THE METHODS.  // Marines;Oct-Dec2005, Vol. 34 Issue 4, p17 

    The article focuses on various aspects of terrorism. It is believed that the acts of terrorism are carried out by a smaller group trying to damage the prevailing peaceful atmosphere of a stronger enemy. The terrorists cause devastation without any feeling of regret as they believe that the...

  • Perverse rage of the oppressed. Messud, Claire // New Statesman;2/3/2003, Vol. 132 Issue 4623, p22 

    Discusses the lessons Algeria can offer about al-Qaeda and terrorism. French colonials from Algeria, pieds-noirs, and their view on the September 11th terrorist attacks; Algerian Islamic militants and their terrorist activity in the 1990s; How their failed attacks gave birth to the idea of...

  • Web Of Terror. Katz, Rita; Devon, Josh // Forbes Asia;5/7/2007, Vol. 3 Issue 8, p62 

    The article looks at how Al Qaeda and other terrorists use the Internet with their missions. The authors note that after the September 11 terrorists attack, jihadist terrorists started using cyberspace to recruit and plot devastation. Despite the destruction of training camps around the world,...

  • Al Qaida Clones Now Top Threat, But Risk Of Large Attacks Reduced. Hemenway, Chad // National Underwriter / P&C;9/12/2011, Vol. 115 Issue 32, p14 

    The article reports on the reduction of the attacks in the U.S. due to the improvement in the security and intelligence since September 11, 2001 though the networks of Al Qaida have expanded especially in Arabian Peninsula.

  • KONSPIRACY KORNER. RAMSAY, ROBIN // Fortean Times;Feb2014, Vol. 311, p21 

    The article reports on a conspiracy that Saudi Arabia is part of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attack in the U.S. A New York appeals court named the country as a defendant in the lawsuit filed by relatives of the victims. It is noted that Saudi Arabia is allegedly supporting Al Qaeda in...

  • What America Has Lost. Zakaria, Fareed // Newsweek;9/13/2010, Vol. 156 Issue 11, p18 

    The article argues that the capacity of terrorist group Al Qaeda to launch major terrorist attacks is limited and that the U.S. overreacted to its September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. In the author's view the large and costly intelligence apparatus that has arisen in the aftermath of that event...

  • Sept 11, 2001: A Day to Never Be Forgotten.  // La Prensa San Diego;9/10/2010, Vol. 34 Issue 36, p6 

    The article presents the author's views and insights to commemorate the al-Qaeda terrorism attack under the leadership of Osama bin Laden in New York City on September 11, 2001.

  • 9/11. Lusted, Marcia Amidon // Cobblestone;May/Jun2010, Vol. 31 Issue 5, p45 

    The article presents a brief historical account of the attacks perpetrated by the Islamic terrorist group al-Qaeda on September 11, 2001.

  • Anniversary questions. Howell, Shea // Michigan Citizen;9/11/2011, Vol. 33 Issue 44, pA1 

    The article discusses the need for Americans to assess the point of view of the Al Qaeda members involved in the World Trade Center terrorist attack in the U.S. in September 11, 2001.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sign out of this library

Other Topics