TITLE

The Afghan war and terrorism: the RAND 'Black Paper'

AUTHOR(S)
Immarigeon, Jean-Philippe
PUB. DATE
October 2008
SOURCE
Défense Nationale et Sécurité Collective;oct2008, Vol. 64 Issue 10, p82
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
At the very moment when the White Paper conclusions are upsetting our strategic approach, the RAND Corporation has discovered that the concept of a war against terrorism is just an illusion, that al-Qaeda presents a risk that is close to zero, and that America has been mistaken since 2001 in committing itself militarily in Afghanistan.
ACCESSION #
35690923

 

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