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The United States is “losing the online war against terrorists.”

By Amanda Terkel  

"The United States is “losing the online war against terrorists.”"


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A new article in Foreign Affairs magazine notes, “The U.S. government is mishandling the growing threat because it misunderstands terrorists. … Al Qaeda and similar groups rely on the Internet to contact potential recruits and donors, sway public opinion, instruct would-be terrorists, pool tactics and knowledge, and organize attacks.” (subscrip. required)

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