Table of contents for The war on truth : 9/11, disinformation, and the anatomy of terrorism / by Nafeez Mosaddeq Ahmed.

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TABLE OF CONTENTS
ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS	9
PREFACE	11
THE GEOPOLITICS OF TERRORISM	16
AFGHANISTAN AND "INTERNATIONAL TERRORISM"	17
MIDWIVES TO THE DEVIL'S BIRTH - THE COLD WAR	17
NURTURING TERROR'S MASTERMIND - AFTER THE COLD WAR	25
THE RISE OF THE TALIBAN UNDER US AUSPICES	28
THE TALIBAN: GATEWAY TO RICHES?	32
THE END OF AN AFFAIR	39
FLIRTING WITH THE ENEMY	42
TERRORISM AND STATECRAFT PART I	48
TERROR NETWORKS AND US INTELLIGENCE	48
OUR MILITARY INTELLIGENCE ASSET IN BOSNIA AND THE 1993 WORLD TRADE CENTER BOMBING	49
OUR MILITARY INTELLIGENCE ASSET IN KOSOVO, MACEDONIA, AND THE 1998 EMBASSY BOMBINGS IN KENYA AND TANZANIA	59
TERRORISM AND STATECRAFT PART II	82
THE RUSSIAN-CHECHEN CONFLICT AND THE 1999 MOSCOW APARTMENT BOMBINGS	82
ALGERIAN STATE-TERRORISM AND THE ARMED ISLAMIC GROUP	90
ABU SAYYAF AND THE CIA IN THE PHILIPPINES	104
THE ANGLO-AMERICAN AXIS: PROTECTING OSAMA	116
PROTECTING OSAMA IN KHARTOUM	116
IGNORING RUSSIAN INTELLIGENCE	119
PROTECTING OSAMA FROM THE CIA	120
PROTECTING OSAMA FROM THE FBI	124
PROTECTING OSAMA FROM THE US MILITARY	126
HARBOURING OSAMA'S FINANCIAL BASE	127
HARBOURING AL-QAEDA CELLS IN THE UNITED STATES	133
LONDON SAUDIS IN COHORTS WITH OSAMA BIN LADEN	133
AL-MUHAJIROUN: OSAMA'S UK RECRUITERS	136
ABU QATADA AND ABU HAMZA: AL-QAEDA'S FINSBURY WING	142
ANAS AL-LIBY: AL-QAEDA TERRORIST ON MI6'S PAYROLL	148
SAUDI ARABIA: BIN LADEN'S FINANCIAL BASE	154
OSAMA AND THE BIN LADEN CLAN	154
RESCUED FROM THE FBI BY THE FBI	157
THE BIN LADEN EMPIRE	161
THE SAUDI-BIN LADEN CONNECTION	165
THE FLOURISHING BUSINESS OF US-SAUDI TERROR TIES	167
PAKISTAN: BIN LADEN'S POWER BASE	172
THE US-PAKISTAN ALLIANCE AND THE ISI	172
THE ISI AND THE 9/11 MONEY TRAIL	175
AHMED OMAR SHEIKH SAEED: THE CIA-MI6-ISI-AL-QAEDA LINK	178
AL-QAEDA FINANCIER MEETS US OFFICIALS ON 9/11	184
PROTECTING THE ISI 'MONEY MEN'	186
US-PAKISTAN STRATEGY SAVES AL-QAEDA	187
THE 9/11 INTELLIGENCE FAILURE	195
WHAT THEY KNEW, WHEN	196
THE 9/11 PLOT: 1993-1994	197
THE 9/11 PLOT: 1995	198
A RISING TIDE OF TERRORIST ALERTS: 1996-2000	201
FBI WHISTLEBLOWER: SIBEL EDMONDS AND 'AIRPLANES AS WEAPONS'	205
URGENT WARNINGS OF AN IMMINENT ATTACK: 2001	208
FBI WHISTLEBLOWER: RANDY GLASS AND THE WORLD TRADE CENTER	212
THE PRESIDENTIAL DAILY BRIEF	220
FOREIGN GOVERNMENT WARNINGS	224
MI6 AND CIA PINPOINT 9/11	230
9/11 WARNINGS: HEEDED, NOT IGNORED	236
WHO PROFITED FROM 9/11 FOREKNOWLEDGE?	240
TRACKING THE TERRORISTS	251
ZACARIUS MOUSSAOUI	251
MOHAMED ATTA	255
KHALID SHEIKH MOHAMMED	258
ALHAMZI AND ALMIHDHAR	261
ZIAD SAMIR JARAH	266
HANI HANJOUR	269
THE STATE DEPARTMENT'S GREEN LIGHT FOR TERRORISTS	271
US MILITARY TRAINING: ATTA, ABDULAZIZ ALOMARI, SAEED ALGHAMDI, AND OTHERS	274
THE DRUG ENFORCEMENT ADMINISTRATION'S 'GREEN LIGHT' FOR FLIGHT TRAINING	278
ISLAMIC FUNDAMENTALISTS?	281
THE TAKFIR PARADIGM	284
INTELLIGENCE BREAKDOWN OR POLITICAL FIASCO?	288
STRUCTURAL FRAGMENTATION?: A CRITIQUE	290
PRE-9/11 INTELLIGENCE COLLECTION AND ANALYSIS	295
THE FBI'S BLIND EYE?	300
THE INTELLIGENCE COMMUNITY'S BLIND EYE?	304
A FAILURE OF STATE POLICY - NOT INTELLIGENCE	308
CONNECTING THE DOTS - A CASE STUDY: THE MOUSSAOUI FAILURE	312
THE 9/11 AIR DEFENCE FAILURE	328
STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURES FOR AIR EMERGENCIES	329
8:14 AM MULTIPLE HIJACKINGS CONFIRMED	338
8:46 AM F-15S SCRAMBLED	342
8:53 AM F-15S STOOD DOWN	344
8:56 AM THE DISAPPEARING PLANE?	347
8:56 AM HIJACK CONFIRMED - PLANE LOST?	350
9:30 AM F-16S SCRAMBLED, STOOD DOWN	352
9:26 AM NATIONAL MILITARY STAND DOWN	355
10:03 AM ABANDONED FLIGHT CRASHES	358
WASHINGTON DC'S AIR DEFENCE	359
SCRAMBLE ORDERS: THE PRESIDENT'S DECISION	362
GOVERNMENT OFFICIALS ON 9/11: ORCHESTRATED NEGLIGENCE	364
UNEXPLAINED WAR GAMES	373
THE INFINITE WAR	386
A TWO-PRONGED MILITARY STRATEGY	387
THE TAKEOVER OF CENTRAL ASIA	387
THE POST-9/11 TERROR-SECURITY APPARATUS	393
THE TERROR-SECURITY APPARATUS IN ACTION: MOROCCAN TERRORISTS, SPANISH SECURITY SERVICES, AND THE MADRID BOMBINGS	396
THE GRAND DESIGN	400
CONTEMPLATING CENTRAL ASIA	400
THE NEW GEOSTRATEGY FOR "AMERICAN PRIMACY"	406
ENERGY, CONFLICT, AND "GLOBAL US PRE-EMINENCE"	411
CONCLUDING ANALYSIS	418
THE FAILURE OF THE 911 NATIONAL COMMISSION	419
THE LEADERSHIP	420
THE STAFF	421
THE PANEL MEMBERS	422
DAMAGE CONTROL	426
SUMMARY OF FINDINGS	428
A WEB OF TERROR	441
NOTES	445

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Terrorism -- Government policy -- United States.
Intelligence service -- United States.
September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001.
War on Terrorism, 2001-.
United States -- Foreign relations -- 1993-2001.
United States -- Foreign relations -- 2001-.
Terrorism -- History -- 20th century.