Al Qaeda's veil begins to lift
- 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,...
- 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...
- 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.
- 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...
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- SECTION I: THE ORIGINS OF TERRORISM IN MODERN SOCIETY: The Origins and Nature of Terrorism: Foundations and Issues. Marsella, Anthony J.; Moghaddam, Fathali M.; Danieli, Yael; Brom, Danny; Sills, Joe // Trauma of Terrorism: Sharing Knowledge & Shared Care, An Interna;2005, Vol. 10 Issue 1-4, p19
Terrorism has been present for centuries in a myriad of forms and locations. However, the events of September 11, 2001 gave terrorism a new meaning in the United States and many other nations. Following a brief historical review of terrorism, we examine the background of Al Qaeda. We then look...