TITLE

Sin of Commission

AUTHOR(S)
Foer, Franklin
PUB. DATE
October 2001
SOURCE
New Republic;10/8/2001, Vol. 225 Issue 15, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents information on steps taken by the U.S. to fight against terrorism after the September 11 terrorist attacks on the U.S. Need for Pakistan to stop harboring terrorists; Effort by the U.S. Treasury Department to choke off finances of Osama Bin Laden, an international terrorist; Sharing of information between intelligence agencies; Ignorance of proposals of the U.S. National Commission on Terrorism (NCT); Establishment of the NCT after the 1998 African embassy bombings to produce the definitive blueprint for legislation overhauling counterterrorism policy; Proposal for revision of laws that prevent the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation and the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency from sharing intelligence based information.
ACCESSION #
5261371

 

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