Why we are winning against al Qaeda

Friedman, George
August 2004
Caribbean Business;8/19/2004, Vol. 32 Issue 35, p22
Comments on the perception about the United States-led war on al Qaeda. Al Qaeda's strategic goal; Islamic government's shift to a strategic alignment with al Qaeda; Inability of al Qaeda to expand its operational structure.


Related Articles

  • Understanding the Taliban and Insurgency in Afghanistan. Johnson, Thomas H.; Mason, M. Chris // Orbis;Jan2007, Vol. 51 Issue 1, p71 

    Abstract: Afghanistan is in danger of capsizing in a perfect storm of insurgency that mimics operations and tactics witnessed in Iraq. This article assesses this insurgency and the re-emergent Taliban. The common view of the Taliban as simply a radical Afghan Islamist movement is overly simple,...

  • The Taliban Conundrum. Jilanee, S. G. // Southasia;Aug2013, Vol. 17 Issue 8, p16 

    The article discusses the alliance of Pakistan with the U.S. and the country's life-and-death struggle with the same Taliban it had once pampered. It states that the alliance of Pakistan with the U.S. has resulted to a prolonged war between the Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) and Pakistan...

  • Afghanistan.  // Middle East Journal;Winter2007, Vol. 61 Issue 1, p118 

    The article offers news briefs relating to Afghanistan. Last July 18, 2006, the Taliban seized Naway-i-Barakzayi and Garmser, two towns in the southern Afghan Helmand province, after attacking from across the Pakistani border. Coalition troops regained control over Naway-i-Barakzayi and Garmser...

  • Play A God For One Day. Kattenburg, Kathy // Moderate Voice;12/13/2009, p7 

    The article discusses the comments from several readers of "The Moderate Voice" on a music video featuring children in wartime. One reader says that the video serves as a reminder of what life is like for children under Taliban rule. Another reader questions an idea regarding the justification...

  • THE VIEW FROM AFGHANISTAN.  // Newsweek;3/8/2010, Vol. 155 Issue 10, p40 

    This article presents photographs and comments of Afghans who were asked how America has influenced their lives. Several were critical of the waste of money by the United States and the failure to invest the aid in schools and other infrastructure. Some of those photographed were grateful to...

  • Editorial Notes.  // New Republic;3/17/17, Vol. 10 Issue 124, p177 

    Focuses on the sinking of the Algonquin. Fulfillment of Germany's threat to sink American ships without warning; Practice of differential neutrality against Germany; Working out of the crisis of the war; Struggle of Germany against its fears to preserve its morale; Success of Allies in the Near...

  • The Effect of America in the War.  // New Republic;3/17/17, Vol. 10 Issue 124, p180 

    Focuses on the effect of the United States in the war. Application of forces toward the solution of a war problem; Effects of American intervention on the length of the war; Establishment of stable international order; Mission of peace to work out; Terms of peace being dictated by the Germans;...

  • Taking Yes for an Answer.  // New Republic;11/26/2001, Vol. 225 Issue 22, p7 

    Discusses the military activities of the United States in Afghanistan, and how the United States' actions against the Taliban regime could result in a liberation of Afghanistan. Reports on the importance of maintaining a clear focus on the objectives of the U.S., which only accidentally included...

  • Beginning or End of Hope? Winter, Elizabeth // World Today;Aug/Sep2005, Vol. 61 Issue 8/9, p26 

    Focuses on the political situation in Afghanistan as of July 2005. Resurgence of the Taliban; Relations with the U.S.; Status of government reforms; Political leadership.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics