TITLE

Smoke Signals

AUTHOR(S)
Bergen, Peter
PUB. DATE
September 2001
SOURCE
New Republic;9/24/2001, Vol. 225 Issue 13, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on Osama bin Laden and his alleged involvement in terrorist attacks on the United States. Reasons why bin Laden is thought to be involved; Description of his organization "Al Qaeda," which employed suicide bombers and pilots capable of flying planes for attack; Mention of attacks of bin Laden against the U.S. during the 1990s; Indications that bin Laden's followers were planning renewed anti-American attacks; Information on a video tape made by Al Qaeda that began circulating in the Middle East and appeared on the internet; Mention of bin Laden's Al Farooq training camp in Afghanistan; Reference made by bin Laden to Al Qaeda's role in a series of anti-American attacks.
ACCESSION #
5164673

 

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