TITLE

MUSLIM-AMERICAN TERRORISM SINCE 9/11: AN ACCOUNTING

AUTHOR(S)
Kurzman, Charles; Abrahamson, James L.
PUB. DATE
April 2012
SOURCE
American Diplomacy;4/18/2012, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the relevance of the Muslim-American terrorism in 2009. This is attributable to the Somali-Americans who engaged themselves to al-Shabaab. Author Charles Kurzman notes that five of the terrorists in 2010 hoped to execute their plots and intelligence. It points out that 35 of those who discovered were associated to overseas terrorists instead of Muslim-Americans.
ACCESSION #
74449021

 

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