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  • November 21, 2002  

    The National Security Adviser discusses NATO’s endorsement of the U.N. resolution on Iraq and its creation of a rapid response force. Continue reading

  • November 20, 2002   BY Admin 

    President Bush said that Iraqi disarmament could be reached peacefully if the "collective will of the world is strong," but warned that Saddam Hussein could face "his final stage" as Iraq’s leader if he deceives United Nations weapons inspectors. Continue reading

  • November 20, 2002  

    After months of debate, the Senate passed the homeland security bill, creating the third largest federal department aimed at protecting the nation from terrorism. Continue reading

  • November 19, 2002  

    Secretary of Transportation Norman Mineta discusses the changing state of air travel security and the implementation of federal security screeners at all commercial airports in the United States. Continue reading

  • November 19, 2002  

    Experts examine the forces behind recent election victories for Islamist political parties in Turkey and Pakistan and discuss the effects of U.S. foreign policy on voter sentiment in the Islamic world. Continue reading

  • November 18, 2002   BY Admin 

    A team of top United Nations weapons officials and logistics experts arrived in Baghdad Monday to lay the groundwork for the resumption of international inspections for the first time in four years. Continue reading

  • November 18, 2002  

    The Pentagon has launched plans to create a computer surveillance system to sift through personal information as a way of tracking down terrorists, which critics warn may lead to violations of privacy. Continue reading

  • November 15, 2002   BY Admin 

    The FBI warned Friday that al-Qaida may be planning a "spectacular" attack against the United States, intended to inflict "mass casualties" and cause "severe damage" to the economy. Continue reading

  • November 15, 2002  

    As Congress considers a variety of bills aimed at helping the nation protect itself against future terrorist attacks, analysts debate the need for terrorism insurance legislation. Continue reading

  • November 14, 2002  

    Ray Suarez discusses U.S. preparations for a potential future terrorist attack with three security specialists. Continue reading