TITLE

Tokyo grabs the doomsday guru

AUTHOR(S)
Strasser, Steven; Takayama, Hideko
PUB. DATE
May 1995
SOURCE
Newsweek;5/29/1995, Vol. 125 Issue 22, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the capture of Shoko Asahara, head of the Japanese doomsday cult that calls itself Aum Shinrikyo--`Supreme Truth.' How real a threat the cult posed; Speculation on their plans; Why Asahara had visited Russia eight times; How he managed to recruit some of Japan's best and brightest.
ACCESSION #
9505247525

 

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