ABSTRACT

Serial No. 108-71: Central Asia: Terrorism, Religious Extremism, and Regional Stability: Hearing before the Subcommittee on the Middle East and Central Asia of the Committee on International Relations, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eighth Congress, First Session, October 29, 2003   [open pdf - 391KB]

In this hearing before the Subcommittee on the Middle East and Central Asia, panelists express their views on U.S. policy toward the region and how the government can contribute to progress on a broad spectrum of issues, including religious extremism, social reforms, HIV/AIDS, energy, and narcotics trafficking. Wahabbism, a brand of radical international Islam, is discussed, as well as the the Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan (IMU). Statements, letters, and materials submitted for the record include those of the following: A. Elizabeth Jones, Ariel Cohen, Stephen Blank, Martha Brill Olcott, Fiona Hill, Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, and Katherine Harris.

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Serial No. 108-71
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2004
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