By Noam Chomsky
Noam Chomsky reviews on terrorism, U.S. international coverage, Osama bin weighted down, and the long term implications of America’s army reaction.
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These administrative records contain intelligence information and are therefore classified. FTO designations expire in two years unless renewed. The law allows groups to be added at any time following a decision by the Secretary, in consultation with the Attorney General and the Secretary of the Treasury. The Secretary may also revoke designations after determining that there are grounds for doing so and notifying Congress. * The Immigration and Nationality Act defines terrorist activities to mean: any activity which is unlawful under the laws of the place where it is committed (or which, if committed in the United States, would be unlawful under the laws of the United States or any State) and which involves any of the following: (I) The high jacking or sabotage of any conveyance (including an aircraft, vessel, or vehicle).
Among other examples, it was responsible for the exclusive filming of the destruction of Buddhist statues that rightly infuriated the world. It has also provided lengthy interviews with bin Laden that I'm sure are perused closely by Western intelligence agencies and are invaluable to others who want to understand what he is thinking. These are translated and rebroadcast by BBC, several of them since 9-11. Al-Jazeera is, naturally, despised and feared by the dictatorships of the region, particularly because of its frank exposures of their human rights records.
The organization must be foreign. 2. * (see below) 3. S. nationals or the national security (National defense, foreign relations, or the economic interests) of the United States. EFFECTS OF DESIGNATION LEGAL 1. It is unlawful for a person in the United States or subject to the jurisdiction of the United States to provide funds or other material support to a designated FTO. 2. Representatives and certain members of a designated FTO, if they are aliens, can be denied visas or excluded from the United States.