America's useless terrorism list
'State sponsors of terrorism' sounds good but accomplishes little.
By Lionel Beehner
October 20 2008
The State Department's list of "state sponsors of terrorism" is one of the biggest farces of U.S. foreign policy. Started in 1979 for nations designated by the secretary of State "to have repeatedly provided support for acts of international terrorism," the rationale behind the list is far from any high moral purpose to rid the world of terrorism.
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Robert V. Keeley