TITLE

Defense First

AUTHOR(S)
Waller, J. Michael
PUB. DATE
December 2001
SOURCE
Insight on the News;12/24/2001, Vol. 17 Issue 48, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Explains that national security is the focus of the administration of U.S. President George W. Bush. Views of President Bush on the factors that made it possible for terrorists to attack the country on September 11, 2001; Public officers who compose the national security and defense team of the Bush administration; Policy of the Bush administration on terrorists and the countries that support them; Aim of President Bush to end the 1972 Anti-Ballistic Missile Treaty with Russia.
ACCESSION #
7199611

 

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