TITLE

Introduction

AUTHOR(S)
Black, Cofer
PUB. DATE
April 2003
SOURCE
Patterns of Global Terrorism;2003, piii
SOURCE TYPE
Government Documents
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the patterns of terrorism that continued to plague the world. According to the author, the war against the terrorist threat was waged in all regions with favorable results such the liberation of Afghanistan by Coalition forces, the expulsion of al-Qaida and the installation of a transitional government committed to democracy and development. He stresses that the world is fighting terrorism on five fronts: diplomatic, intelligence, law enforcement, financial and military.
ACCESSION #
25652230

 

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