Chapter 1. Strategic Assessment

April 2009
Country Reports on Terrorism;2009, p4
Government Documents
The article provides a strategic overview of the terrorist threat to the U.S. and its interests situated abroad. Primarily, it tackles the setbacks and progress made by the terror group Al Qaeda and its affiliates. The article also discusses how terrorism has shifted from physical manifestations to the cyber world, wherein terrorists and conspirators transact and boost recruitment.


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