TITLE

The New Cold War

AUTHOR(S)
Pryce-Jones, David
PUB. DATE
November 2001
SOURCE
National Review;11/5/2001, Vol. 53 Issue 21, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article presents information on the character of a war against terrorism by the United States and its allies. Reasons are presented as to why Islamic extremists have achieved power in countries such as Afghanistan and Iran. There is a forecast that this war may be similar in duration and character to that of the Cold War. It is reported that this war will be organized around support for or against the Islamic extremism. It is reported that under the immediate shock of the September 11 terrorist attacks, public opinion in the West was unanimously in favor of striking back at the main culprit, Osama bin Laden and his al-Qaeda group.
ACCESSION #
5396642

 

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