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Eighth Public Hearing of the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States: Statement of William S. Cohen, March 23, 2004   [open pdf - 83KB]

Alternate Title: 9/11 Commisssion, Eighth Public Hearing: Statement of William S. Cohen, March 23, 2004

The eighth public hearing of the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States was held March 23-24, 2004 in Washington, DC. The two-day hearing investigated the formulation and conduct of U.S. counterterrorism policy, with particular emphasis on the period from the August 1998 embassy bombings to September 11, 2001. In this statement, William S. Cohen addresses several questions posed by the Commission on the following topics: U.S. Counter-Terrorism Strategy; Role of DoD in Countering Terrorism at Home; Force Protection; Military Option, Plans, and Operations; The Lack of Actionable Intelligence; Capture versus Kill; Law Enforcement versus War; DoD Priorities in Addressing Multiple Threats to America; Significant Military Operations; International Matters; and Deliberative Military Planning.

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2004-03-23
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National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States: www.9-11commission.gov
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