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Title: The September 11th Source Books: National Security Archive Online
URL: http://www.gwu.edu/~nsarchiv/NSAEBB/NSAEBB55/index1.html
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Annotation: The National Security Archive collected at George Washington University includes documents that provide background on terrorism and the United States. The documents are divided into five categories, including Terrorism and Usama bin Laden, Congressional Research Service Reports, General Accounting Office Reports, Department of Defense Directives, Instructions, and Statements, and Presidential Directives and Executive Orders. Each category contains from four to ten documents, which date from the early 1980s through the 1990s
Excerpt: The following documents, some of which were obtained under the Freedom of Information Act, include assessments of the terrorist threat and a CIA profile of Usama bin Ladin, presidential and Defense Department policy directives, the details about U.S. response to specific terrorist attacks, and evaluations of U.S. government preparedness to deal with terrorism.
Type: organization
Contains: news, links