Terrorism


Declaration on Terrorism Adopted by the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe at its 63rd Session, on 23 November 1978

Conor Cruise O'Brien, "Thinking About Terrorism" The Atlantic, (June 1986)

Mark Edington, "Taking the Offensive" The Atlantic, (June 1992)

Press Release, Sen. Arlen Specter, Senate Intelligence Committee Chairman Finds Khobar Towers Bombing “Not the Result of an Intelligence Failure,” September 12, 1996 w/att: Senate Select Committee on Intelligence Report

Walter Laqueur, "Postmodern Terrorism: New Rules For An Old Game," Foreign Affairs, 1996

Mary Anne Weaver, "Blowback" The Atlantic, (May 1996)

US, CIA, "Usama bin Ladin: Islamic Extremist Financier," 1996

US, Antiterrorism and Effective Death Penalty Act of 1996; April 24, 1996

Declaration of Lima to Prevent, Combat, and Eliminate Terrorism; April 26, 1996

Organization of American States, Plan of Action on Hemispheric Cooperation to Prevent, Combat, and Eliminate Terrorism; April 26, 1996

WEAPONS OF MASS DESTRUCTION IN TERRORISM The Emerging Threat Posed by Non-State Proliferation, by James K. Campbell Commander, U.S. Navy 27 October 1996

Kenneth R. McKune, Acting Coordinator for Counterterrorism, "Sudan and Terrorism," Statement before the Subcommittee on Africa, Senate Foreign Relations Committee, Washington, D.C., May 15, 1997, U.S. Department of State

George E. Moose, Assistant Secretary for African Affairs, "U.S. Policy Toward Sudan," Statement before the Subcommittee on Africa, Senate Foreign Relations Committee, Washington, D.C., May 15, 1997, U.S. Department of State

"Designation of Foreign Terrorist Organizations," Fact sheet released by the Office of the Coordinator for Counterterrorism, U.S. Department of State, October 8, 1997.

U.S. Department of State, Office of the Coordinator of Counterterrorism

Director of Central Intelligence, George J. Tenet, Before the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence Hearing on Current and Projected National Security Threats; January 28, 1998

U.S. Department of State, Press Statement by James P. Rubin, Spokesman, "Plastic Explosives Marking Convention," June 22, 1998

U.S. Department of State, Bombings in Nairobi, Kenya and Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, August 1998

US, Criminal Complaint Against Kenya Bombing Suspect Al-'Owhali; August 26, 1998

Raphael E. Perl, "Terrorism: U.S. Response to Bombings in Kenya and Tanzania: A New Policy Direction? (Washington, D.C.: Congressional Research Service, September 1998).

Secretary of State Madeleine K. Albright Address to the American Legion Convention, New Orleans, Louisiana; September 9, 1998

President Clinton, Remarks to the 53rd UN General Assembly; September 21, 1998

Commitment of Mar Del Plata; SECOND INTER-AMERICAN SPECIALIZED TERRORISM CONFERENCE, November 23-24, 1998

US, CIA Biography, Mohammad Omar, December 21, 1998

"Foreign Terrorist Organizations," Released by the Office of the Coordinator for Counterterrorism, U.S. Department of State, October 8, 1997

MSANews Profile and Links on Ussamah Bin Laden

US, Federal Bureau of Investigation, Terrorism in the United States 1998, 1999

MSANEWS: THE LADENESE EPISTLE: DECLARATION OF WAR by Ussamah Bin Laden

Academic Info, American Studies: Terrorist Attack on the United States

US, Department of State, "Response to Terrorism"

Jane's, Intelligence Watch Report, Terrorism Group Index

The Terrorism Research Center

US, Department of State, Terrorist Profiles

United Nations, General Assembly, UN RESOLUTION 52/164, International Convention for the Suppression of Terrorist Bombings, 9 January 1998

Statement for the Record of Louis J. Freeh, Director, Federal Bureau of Investigation on Threats to U. S. National Security, Before the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, Washington, D.C., January 28, 1998

Summary/Review of Reports Concerning Threats by Osama Bin Laden to Conduct Terrorist Operations Against the United States and/or her Allies - 23 Feb 1998 to 16 June 1998 (includes original February "fatwa")

Statement by Ambassador A. Peter Burleigh, Deputy Permanent Representative of the United States to the United States, on the Situation in Libya, in the Security Council, August 27, 1998

Interpol General Assembly 67th Session 22nd-27th October 1998 - Cairo Declaration Against Terrorism

Secretary of State Madeleine K. Albright Testimony before the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Commerce, State, the Judiciary and Related Agencies February 4, 1999, Washington, D.C. As released by the Office of the Spokesman U.S. Department of State

John P. Leonard, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Western Hemisphere Affairs, Remarks before the Subcommittee on Western Hemisphere, Peace Corps, Narcotics and Terrorism Senate Committee on Foreign Relations Washington, DC, March 24, 1999

Testimony of Stephanie B.C. Bailey, MD, MSHSA For the hearing on Bioterrorism: Our Frontline Response Evaluating U.S. Public Health and Medical Readiness Before the Subcommittee on Public Health Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions United States Senate; March 25, 1999

Secretary of State Madeleine K. Albright Statement before the Senate Appropriations Committee on Foreign Operations Washington, D.C.; May 20, 1999

Prepared Statement of Dr. Ronald M. Atlas, Co-Chair, Task Force on Biological Weapons Control American Society for MicrobiologyOversight Hearing - Threat of Bioterrorism in America: Assessing the Adequacy of Federal Law Relating to Dangerous Biological Agents Subcommittee on Oversight & Investigations; May 20, 1999

Testimony of Ann VanDusen, Deputy Assistant Administrator Bureau for Policy and Program Coordination Before the House International Relations Committee Subcommittee on International Operations and Human Rights; June 29, 1999

US, Executive Order 13129 - Blocking Property and Prohibiting Transactions With the Taliban; July 4, 1999

Statement On Combatting International Terrorism, Issued On 23 September 1999, By The Ministers For Foreign Affairs Of the Five Permanent Members Of The Security Council

Ambassador Michael A. Sheehan, Coordinator for Counterterrorism Testimony before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee Subcommittee on Near Eastern and South Asian Affairs Washington, DC, November 2, 1999

Terrorist Threats to the United States - Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Immigration and Claims; January 26, 2000

National Commission on Terrorism (NTC), "Countering the Changing Threat of International Terrorism," June 5, 2000.

Reuel Marc Gerecht, "The Counterterrorist Myth" The Atlantic, (July/August 2001)

US, Department of Defense, "USS Cole Commission Report," Executive Summary, January 9, 2001.

Raphael Perl and Ronald O’Rourke, "Terrorist Attack on USS Cole: Background and Issues for Congress," (Washington, D.C.: Congressional Research Service, January 2001).

US, Memorandum for the Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff, Subject:Review of USS COLE (DDG-67) "Attack Reports and Suggestions for Additional Recommended Actions," January 9, 2001.

Raphael F. Perl, "National Commission on Terrorism Report: Background and Issues for Congress," (Washington, D.C.: Congressional Research Service, February 2001).

Statement by Director of Central Intelligence, George J. Tenet Before the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence on The Worldwide Threat in 2000: Global Realities of Our National Security, 2 February 2000

Statement by Director of Central Intelligence George J. Tenet before the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence on the "Worldwide Threat 2001: National Security in a Changing World"; February 7, 2001

Statement by Thomas Fingar, Acting Assistant Secretary of State for Intelligence And Research Before the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, Hearing on Current and Projected National Security Threats to U.S., February 7, 2001

Statement by Vice Admiral Thomas R. Wilson, Director, Defense Intelligence Agency, Global Threats and Challenges Through 2015, "The Emerging Global Security Environment," Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, February 7, 2001

U.S. Department of State, "Patterns of Global Terrorism," April 2001.

Jeffrey D. Brake, "Terrorism and the Military’s Role in Domestic Crisis Management: Background and Issues for Congress," (Washington, D.C.: Congressional Research Service, April 2001).

Statement of Attorney General John Ashcroft before the United States Senate Committee on Appropriations Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, and State, The Judiciary, and Related Agencies Joint Hearing on U.S. Federal Efforts to Combat Terrorism; May 9, 2001

Testimony by Secretary of Commerce Donald L. Evans Before the Senate on Terrorism Washington, DC; May 9, 2001

Statement of Mark Wong,,Deputy Coordinator for Counterterrorism, U.S. Department of State, Before the House Armed Services Committee, Special Oversight Panel on Terrorism, May 22, 2001

Ambassador L. Paul Bremer, III, Chairman National Commission on Terrorism Testimony before the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence (SSCI) Washington, DC, June 8, 2000

September 11th Sites

Avalon Project at Yale Law School, September 11, 2001: Attack on America

South Asian Journalists Association, "The September 11 Terror Attacks"

Columbia University, Oral History Research Office, September 11th 2001 Oral History Narrative and Memory Project

Time, "Shattered," Photographs by James Nachtwey

Space Imaging, Inc., "Attacks on America: Imagery of the attacks on the World Trade Center and The Pentagon"

US, The White House, "America Responds"

US, Public Broadcasting System, Newshour, "The Response After the September 11 Attacks"

The Guardian Unlimited, "Special Report: Attack on America"

Canada, CBC News, "US Under Attack"

Oklahoma Department of Libraries, Annotated Bibliography of Government Documents Related to the Threat of Terrorism & the Attacks of September 11, 2001

Pew Foundation, September 11 Archive

US, National Public Radio, "America Transformed"

Nicholas Lemann, "The War on What?: The White House and the Debate About Whom to Fight Next," The New Yorker, 9 September 2002

Raphael Perl, "Terrorism, the Future, and U.S. Foreign Policy," (Washington, D.C.: Congressional Research Service, September 2001).

Tom Nichols, Professor of Strategy, Naval War College & author of The Russian Presidency, "New Age of Terrorism: Demandless Terrorists,"The National Review, September 19, 2001

Kenneth Katzman, "Terrorism: Near Eastern Groups and State Sponsors, 2001," (Washington, D.C.: Congressional Research Service, 2001).

24th Conference of European Ministers of Justice Resolution No 1 on Combating International Terrorism; October 4-5, 2001

Federation of American Scientists, "America's War on Terrorism"

U.S. Department of State: Response to Terrorism

Terrorism Research Center

Terrorism: Background and Threat Assessments from the Federation of American Scientists Intelligence Resource Program.

Report of the National Commission on Terrorism, Countering the Changing Threat of International Terrorism

PTD: The Political Terrorism Database

JURIST, at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law, Terrorism Law and Policy

The Cato Institute, "Terrorism"

University of Michigan, Documents Center, "America's War Against Terrorism"

Edward Said, "The Clash of Ignorance," The Nation, 22 October 2001

David Zeidan, "The Islamic Fundamentalist View of Life as a Perennial Battle," Middle East Review of International Affairs, Vol 5, no. 4, December 2001

Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Attack on America: Osama bin Laden, al-Qa'ida, and Terrorism

International Responsibilities Task Force of the American Library Association's Social Responsibilities Round Table, Alternative Resources on the U.S. "War Against Terrorism"

The War in Context: Alternative Perspectives on the "War on Terrorism" and the Middle East Conflict

War on Terrorism Web Sites

Andrew P. N. Erdmann, "Beating the Terrorist Challenge," Policy Planning Staff, Joint Session of American Legion National Security and Foreign Relations Commissions, Charlotte, NC. August 24, 2002

Transcript of Interview with Vice-President Dick Cheney on Meet the Press, 8 September 2002

Interview with Condoleezza Rice conducted by Wolf Blitzer, CNN Late Edition, 8 September 2002

Transcript: Colin Powell on Fox News Sunday, Sunday, September 08, 2002

U.S., General Accountring Office, "Homeland Defense: DOD Needs to Assess the Structure of U.S. Forces for Domestic Military Missions," GAO-03-670, July 11, 2003

US, General Accountability Office, "Combating Terrorism: The United States Lacks Comprehensive Plan to Destroy the Terrorist Threat and Close the Safe Haven in Pakistan's Federally Administered Tribal Areas," GAO-08-622, April 17, 2008



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