TITLE

Preventing New Attacks

AUTHOR(S)
Gorman, Siobhan; Freedberg Jr., Sydney J.; Munro, Neil; Stone, Peter H.; Kitfield, James
PUB. DATE
August 2002
SOURCE
National Journal;8/10/2002, Vol. 34 Issue 32, p2364
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents the ratings of several areas of homeland security in the U.S. in relation to the prevention of terrorism. Problems with immigration policy; Reorganization of intelligence agencies; Classification of certain U.S. citizens as enemy combatants.
ACCESSION #
7263005

 

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