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By David Baker

Explores locations the place Terrorists cover, Recruit education Camps, Why They Lead Very mystery Lives, and a few Of The High-Tech Responses on account that Sep 11.

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Lerner Publishing Group, 2004 Katz, Samuel M. Targeting Terror: Counterterrorist Raids (Terrorist Dossiers). Lerner Publishing Group, 2004 Katz, Samuel M. S. Counterstrike: American Counterterrorism (Terrorist Dossiers). Lerner Publishing Group, 2004 Margulies, Phillip. Al-Qaeda: Osama Bin Laden’s Army of Terrorists (Inside the World’s Most Infamous Terrorist Organizations). Rosen Publishing Group, 2003 Marquette, Scott. America Under Attack (America at War). Rourke Publishing LLC, 2003 Morris, Neil.

This war was for the hearts and minds of the confused and frightened innocent people of Afghanistan, themselves victims of the Taliban and extreme religious fanatics. The war against terrorism is as much about encouraging democratic government by self-determination as it is by military force. By destroying Al Qaeda training camps, an important part of the terrorist campaign has been eliminated, but training goes on in different places. It exists in cities and in towns around the world, and it will probably never be completely eliminated.

Army doctor provides medical aid to a child in Kandahar province in Afghanistan. 42 The search for terrorist weapons goes on in Afghanistan. S. special agent checks homes for suspected weapons caches. S. forces were waging a secondary war. This war was for the hearts and minds of the confused and frightened innocent people of Afghanistan, themselves victims of the Taliban and extreme religious fanatics. The war against terrorism is as much about encouraging democratic government by self-determination as it is by military force.

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