Accession Number:

ADA493746

Title:

CTC Sentinel. Volume 1, Issue, July 2008

Descriptive Note:

Journal article

Corporate Author:

MILITARY ACADEMY WEST POINT NY COMBATING TERRORISM CENTER

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2008-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

29.0

Abstract:

In recent months, there has been a spate of seemingly good news in the counter-terrorism arena, as former terrorist leaders and clerics have renounced their previous beliefs. Former Egyptian Islamic Jihad head Sayyid Imam al-Sharif also know as Dr. Fadl, whose treatises al-Qaida often cited to justify its actions, has written a new book rejecting al-Qaidas message and tactics. Shaykh Salman bin Fahd al-Awda, an extremist cleric whose incarceration in the 1990s by the Saudis reported helped inspire Usama bin Ladin, How much blood has been spilt How many innocent people, children, elderly, and women have been killed ...in the name of al Qaeda in the United Kingdom, former members of the radical group Hizb al-Tahrir also spelled Hizb-ut-Tahrir established the Quilliam Foundation, which describes itself as Britains first Muslim counter-extremism think tank.

Subject Categories:

  • Government and Political Science
  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE