TITLE

DECODING THE CHATTER

AUTHOR(S)
Ripley, Amanda; Michael; Duffy; Shannon, Elaine; Tumulty, Karen; Waller, Douglas; Carney, James
PUB. DATE
June 2002
SOURCE
Time International (South Pacific Edition);6/3/2002, Issue 21, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the release in the U.S. of vague terrorist warnings in May, 2002. Potential attacks on land, in the air and underwater; Suggestion that the warnings were meant to deflect attention from criticism of pre-September 11 intelligence failures; Proposed reasons for the release of information, including overcompensation for past lapses and new information from al-Qaeda detainee Abu Zubayadah.
ACCESSION #
6752760

 

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