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FBI Publications

Report to the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States: The FBI's Counterterrorism Program Since September 2001, U.S. Department of Justice Federal Bureau of Investigation, April 14, 2004, PDF

CIA Publications

CIA & the War on Terrorism

Congressional Research Service (CRS) Publications

U.S. Military Operations in the Global War on Terrorism: Afghanistan, Africa, the Philippines, and Colombia, CRS, Department of State, 4 Feb 05.

The September 11th Victim Compensation Fund (VCF), Congressional Research Service, CRS R45969, updated December 18, 2023.

Research and Public Policy Institutions Publications and Articles

Institute of Peace & Conflict Studies - terrorism articles

International Policy Institute for Counter-Terrorism - publications on terrorism

Handbook of Terrorism Prevention and Preparedness, International Centre for Counter-Terrorism - The Haque, 2020.

Magazines and Periodicals

The Economist

Private Sector Publications and Articles

"Major Terrorism Events and Their U.S. Outcomes (1988-2001)" A research working paper conducted by the Natural Hazards Research and Applications Information Center, Institute of Behavioral Science, University of Colorado.

"Terrorism Prevention Handbook". A guide to U.S. government terrorism prevention resources and programs. Center for Arms Control and Non-Proliferation. (PDF )

Understanding Why Terrorist Operations Succeed or Fail, Rand Corporation, 2009 (PDF)

News Articles on Terrorism Found Online

February 19, 2015. "Nonsense about terrorism's root causes". CNN News. Peter Bergen, a national security analyst, writes on the recent White House conference on extremism (Feb 15) where poverty was emphasized as a root cause of terrorism. His article says that terrorists spring out of all backgrounds, but in many cases are middle class or wealthy, and educated. The ideology of ISIS and like-minded groups is rooted in Salafist ultra-fundmentalist interpretations of Islam.

August 17, 2009. "Rethinking Terror Risk Assessment". Homeland Security Today.

August 14, 2009. "Terrorism's Tangles". The American Spectator.

July 8, 2005. "America and the War on Terrorism". American Enterprise Institute.

April 23, 2004. "Terrorism in historical perspective". Open Democracy.

September 2, 2003. "Probing the roots of terror". What scholars learned probing lessons of September 11th. The Christian Science Monitor.

August 18, 2003. "Symposium: Diagnosing Al Queda". Transcript provided by FrontPage Magazine and Rand Corporation.

October 21, 2001. " What if terrorists go nuclear?". Center for Defense Information (CDI).


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