Sub-Saharan Africa and the Global War on Terrorism

  title={Sub-Saharan Africa and the Global War on Terrorism},
  author={N. W. Stewart},
  • N. W. Stewart
  • Published 2008
  • Political Science
  • Abstract : On September 11th, 2001, terrorists hijacked commercial airplanes and attacked the U.S. by crashing them into the World Trade Center, the Pentagon and a field in Pennsylvania. Consequently, President Bush announced that the U.S. would use the extent of its capabilities to prevent or preempt possible future attacks, and thus the U.S. became involved in the Global War on Terrorism (GWOT). President Bush vowed that al Qaeda, the terrorist organization responsible for this act, could not… CONTINUE READING
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