Maestros of mayhem

Shields, Todd
August 1993
U.S. News & World Report;8/30/93, Vol. 115 Issue 9, p43
Examines how Sudan's colonels and clerics are waging war on their own people and the West. Possibility that Sudanese intelligence officers may have had a hand in the bombing of New York's World Trade Center; Uneasy alliance of military officers and mullahs that is held together by Islam; Brutal brand of repression used to safeguard their own power; US policy towards Sudan. INSET: Bad company in... by Richard Z. Chesnoff, Brian Duffy, et al..


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