The Cyclical Process of Fighting Terrorism at Home and Abroad - Reece Donihi Ms Wiesinger Advanced Composition Period 3 24 October 2017 The Cyclical

The Cyclical Process of Fighting Terrorism at Home and Abroad

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Reece DonihiMs. Wiesinger Advanced Composition - Period 324 October 2017The Cyclical Process of Fighting Terrorism at Home and AbroadI. Thesis: Analyzing the process of how the United States carries out its “War on Terror”: this process seems never-ending and cyclicA.Starts with background on the war against militant groups like al-qaeda; Operation Cyclone was the codename for the United States Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) program to arm and finance the Jihadi warriors, mujahideen, in Afghanistan from 1979 to 1989, prior to and during the military intervention by the USSR in support of its client, the Democratic Republic of Afghanistan. The program leaned heavily towards supporting militant Islamic groups that were favored by the regime of Muhammad Zia-ul-Haq in neighboring Pakistan”B.The Soviets then left the area (leaving a power vacuum) ultimately leading to control from Bin Laden “The organisation grew out of the network of Arab
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