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Noam Chomsky reviews on terrorism, U.S. international coverage, Osama bin encumbered, and the long term implications of America’s army reaction.

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15. 16. 17. 18. 19. 20 Abu Nidal Organization (ANO) Abu Sayyaf Group Armed Islamic Group (GIA) Aum Shinrikyo Basque Fatherland and Liberty (ETA Gama's al-Islamiyya (Islamic Group) HAMAS (Islamic Resistance Movement) Harakat ul-Mujahidin (HUM) Hizballah (Party of God) Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan (IMU) al-Jihad (Egyptian Islamic Jihad) Kahane Chai (Kach) Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) Mujaheden-e Khalq Organization (MEK) National Liberation Army (ELN) Palestinian Islamic Jihad (PIJ) Palestine Liberation Front (PLF) Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP) PFLP-General Command (PFLP-GC) 21.

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What next? Expatriate Afghans and, apparently, some internal elements who are not part of the Taliban inner circle have been calling for a UN effort to establish some kind of transition government, a process that might succeed in reconstructing something viable from the wreckage, if provided with very substantial reconstruction aid, channeled through independent sources like the UN or credible NGOs. That much should be the minimal responsibility of those who have turned this impoverished country into a land of terror, desperation, corpses, and mutilated victims.

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