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"We will use our new integrated approach to intensify the fight against all forms of terrorism -- to capture terrorists, no matter where they hide; to work with other nations to eliminate terrorist sanctuaries overseas; to respond rapidly and effectively to protect Americans from terrorism at home and abroad."

President Clinton
U.S. Naval Academy
May 22, 1998

The United States has mounted an aggressive response to terrorism - disrupting potential terrorist action, enhancing cooperation with other countries, strengthening sanctions on countries that support terrorists, tightening security for our diplomats, our troops, air travelers and improving our ability to track terrorist activity.



Presidential Decision Directive 39, June 1995.

The President's Speech at the U.S. Naval Academy Graduation, Annapolis, MD, May 1998.

Presidential Decision Directive 62, May 1998.

Fact Sheet on Combating Terrorism, PDD-62, May 1998.

The President's Speech at the National Academy of Sciences, Washington, D.C., January 1999.

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