Al Qaeda. “We would throw roses, if it would work.”. Planting the Seed. Military efforts to oust Russians from Afghanistan led to widespread ideological movement financed by Osama Bin Laden. Creation of an Islamic empire uniting all Muslims of the world under a single ruler and government.
“We would throw roses, if it would work.”
“Bin Laden has become as fanatical and terrorist as the mythical figure he sought to emulate- the old man of the mountain (Hassm ibn- al- Sabah), creator of the order of assassins in eleventh century killer cult seeking to murder the Christian leaders of the Third Crusade which invaded the kingdoms of Islam.”
-February 26 1993: bombing of the World Trade Center garage- 6 killed and 100 injured
-June 25,1996: truck bomb explodes outside U.S. military housing in Saudi Arabia- 19 dead
-October 12, 2000: 17 American sailors killed and 39 wounded by a bomb aboard a small boat targeting the U.S.S. Cole in Aden, Yemen.
-September 11, 2001: 4 commercial jetliners hijacked- 2 crashing into the World Trade Center in New York, 1 into the Pentagon, and the fourth into a field in Pennsylvania- 3,000+ dead
-November 2001: Bin Laden meets with Pakistani scientists about nukes- it was concluded Bin Laden’s materials were not sufficient for weapons production
“Superbomb document”- it reveals poor attempts at obtaining the technical knowledge to produce weapons
The United States Should Withdraw From The Middle East
Al Qaeda’s Goals And Means Are Supported By The Average Muslim In The Street
Military Force Is The Solution For Destroying Al Qaeda