How goes this war? Both Al Qaeda and the United States can claim some degree of success. In general, Al Qaeda has suffered operationally, but its broader support remains strong. The United States has greatly improved its ability to target Al Qaeda, but gaps remain.
Measuring the War on Terrorism: A First Appraisal
Daniel Byman is an assistant professor at the Center for Peace and Security Studies in the Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University and a nonresident senior fellow at the Saban Center for Middle East Policy at the Brookings Institution.
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Daniel Byman; Measuring the War on Terrorism: A First Appraisal. Current History 1 December 2003; 102 (668): 411–416. doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2003.102.668.411
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