THOSE WHO CAN GAIN PROFIT FROM THE AMERICAN TRAGEDY ARE KNOWN
The American President held a session of the national security council today in the White House. Defense Minister Doland Rumsfeld, Secretary of State Colin Powell, President▓s adviser for national defense issues Condoleezza Rice, CIA director George Tenet and other top officials of the American administration were present at the session
SENSATION: RUSSIA ALSO BECAME AN OBJECT FOR AIR TERRORISTS▓ ATTACKS
⌠Generally it is impossible to carry out an act of terror on the scenario which was used in the USA yesterday■. This was said by the commander-in-chief of the Russian Navy, Anatoli Kornukov. ⌠We had such facts too■
OSAMA BIN LADEN. ONE OF THE SUSPECTED OF TERROTIST ACTS?
Terrorist groups of the whole world joined in the play with title ⌠That are just we!■. Because of wish to be regarded as organizers of terrorist acts in the USA, a Japan ⌠Red Army■ quarrelled with Islamite group ⌠Lashkar-e-Taiba■.
RUSSIAN POLITICIANS ASTOUNDED WITH TERROR IN USA
Tremendously awful acts of terrorism in the USA became the central news subject for the Russian political life. The majority of the Russian politicians expressed their opinion regarding the most horrible events in the US ever
JUSTIN RAIMONDO: TERROR AT HOME - THE PRICE OF HEGEMONY
The World Trade Center √ monument of the New York business community, towering over downtown Manhattan like twin silver phalli pointed at heaven √ is but a pile of smoldering rubble.
SILENCE MINUTE IN MEMORY OF TERRORIST ACTS▓ VICTIMS IN USA DECLARED TOMORROW AT NOON IN RUSSIA. EDICT ABOUT IT SIGNED BY VLADIMIR PUTIN
On Thursday, a silence minute will be declared in Russia in memory of the terrorist acts▓ victims in the USA as a sign of solidarity with American nation, Vladimir Putin declared while meeting in Kremlin with prime-minister Mikhail Kasyanov and Central Bank▓s head Viktor Geraschenko.
ANATOLI BARANOV: AMERICAN TRAGEDY. WHO NEEDED IT?
America is defenseless √ this is the conclusion to come to according to the plan of those who organized a series of acts of terrorism in the United States √ the American tragedy, like it is already called
US SPECIAL SERVICES' IDEAS BECOMING ENTANGLED MORE AND MORE. VERSIONS ABOUT ARAFAT AND BIN LADEN▓S GUILTY PASSED, NOW SADDAM▓S TURN
To the end of this day US, special services seem not to manage to come upon the tracks of criminals guilty of the unprecedented tragedy in the USA.
⌠WE ARE WAGING WAR THOUGH WE DO NOT KNOW YET WHO IS OUR ENEMY■, US SENATOR SAYS. REVENGE FEELING TAKES FIRST PLACE IN US ELITE
The Senate War Committee▓s member James Inhouf (Oklahoma) supposes that in contrast to previous terrorist acts which were ended just with a court examination, this time a blow of the same power must be an answer.
AHMAD SHAH MASUD▓S ADHERENTS DECLARED THEMSELVES RESPONSIBLE FOR MISSILE SHELLING KABUL. NOTHING SAID ABOUT FROM WHERE THEY HAVE CRUISE MISSILES
Without referring to any information sources, CNN reported that the Northern Alliance was guilty in Kabul explosions.
YUGOSLAVIA▓S REACTION TO RECENT EVENTS IN USA CHARACTERIZED HERE AS ⌠UNPRECEDENTED TERRORISM■
A meeting between Yugoslav president Vojislav Kostunica and political leadership connected with acts of terrorism in the USA has been carried out today.
EXPLOSIONS IN KABUL. US BLOW IN RETURN
According to TV company CNN reporting from Kabul, several powerful explosions have resounded in Afghan capital, RIA ▒Novosti▓ correspondent reports.
RICHARD WAGENAAR: DUTCH REACT SHAKEN AT TERRORIST ATTACKS IN THE US
The terrorist attacks on the World Trade Centre and on the Pentagon in the US have had great consequences for life in the Netherlands. Not only did the public life come to a standstill with people following events in the US also fear and security measures have been taken.
OUR READER VELJKO ABOUT TRADEGY IN USA: PLEASE, STOP VIOLENCE AND START LIVING IN PEACE THIS VIOLENT ACT WAS NOTHING UNEXPECTED
To all human race: If we want to survive, this worldwide violence has to stop, now! I am scared in what kind of world my children will have to grow up. I wish I was never witness of horror in Croatia in 1991. I wish I was never witness of horror in Bosnia in 1993. I wish I was never witness of horror in Kosovo in 1999. I wish I was never witness of horror in Macedonia in 2001. But I was. And that's just a small fragment of what is going on in this poor world for the past 55 years.
ALAN BOCK: THE PRICE OF EMPIRE
One can understand the shock, the horror, the unbelief as the war most Americans didn't know was going on or didn't choose to acknowledge came home in such a brutal, deadly fashion in lower Manhattan and the Pentagon. This was obviously a coordinated attack, carried out with skill and stealth.
OUR READER NEIL RICHARDS CONCERNING THE ARTICLE FORTRESS AMERICA PENETRATED EVERYTHING YOU HOPED FOR THE AMERICANS HAS COME TRUE
Timothy Bancroft-Hinchey writes (quote) The fact is that however
horrific the events of today have been, and everyone around the world
remembers the families of the victims on such an occasion, this has been a much expected occurrence and in a perverse way, the USA is lucky the attack was not carried out with a nuclear or biological weapon (unquote).
LEE MORELAND: PLEASE PRAY FOR US, AND THOSE INNOCENT WORKERS IN NEW YORK AND WASHINGTON WHO'S LIVES WERE STOLEN BY COWARDS
As you and I have previousaly corresponded, I felt it appropriate to
write to you again regarding the terrorist attacks on the United States.
LETTER OF PRAVDA.RU READER JAMES HECKEL: WE TRULY DESERVED TO BE BOMBED
I predict that the United States won't exist as a superpower much longer. If you want evidence, you need look no further than England or France. They were superpowers; now they are not. I would encourage those in Europe, Asia and the rest of the world to boycott American goods and buy only from your own countries.
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LIFE EXPECTANCY IN AFRICA: 47 YEARS
In the Forum against poverty held in Dacar, African experts have revealed that the life expectancy in this continent is 47 years of age, as compared with 78 in Europe.
SKOPJE ACCEPTS INTERNATIONAL FORCE √ WITH RUSSIANS
Skopje▓s reticence about accepting an international force on its territory is softening, after initially it declared itself against the continuation of NATO▓s forces in Macedonia.
COLOMBIA: MISCONCEPTIONS AND MISTRUTHS
Mention Colombia abroad and the first images which spring to mind are cocaine cartels and FARC (Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia), tarred with the brush of ignorance and wrongly derided as drug-trafficking pseudo-revolutionaries.
FORTRESS AMERICA PENETRATED
Kamikaze attacks on nerve points in New York and Washington sent the United States and the rest of the world into shock. By 10.00 EST, two planes had destroyed the World Trade Center, another had hit the Pentagon, a fourth had crashed near Pittsburgh, while there were reports of numerous car bombs and a fire in a shopping mall. It is now reported that the water supply in New York has been contaminated.
SCOTT MCCONNELL: WHY MANY ARABS HATE AMERICA
After the assassination of John F. Kennedy √ before today, the most traumatic event for Americans in my lifetime √ Malcolm X said "the chickens have come home to roost." Malcolm was reportedly gleeful and rancorous, and his audience laughed at his words: he meant to convey that Kennedy's death meant very little, compared to what whites had done to his people.
DREW CURTIS TO INNA NOVIKOVA: LATEST NEWS ON THE TERRORIST ATTACK. EVERYONE HERE IS READY TO GO FIGHT
I get the feeling that if the palestinians do another terrorist act in the next 48 hours, they might get hit by the US military with all force behind it. That's just my opinion.
JOSEPH SOBRAN: THE UNKNOWN ENEMY
It was predictable. For years I▓ve been writing that the U.S. Government has been making more enemies than Americans really need, all over the globe, and that one of these days some of them would have a nasty surprise for us.
BUSH ADDRESSES NATION
US President George W. Bush made a televised address to the nation with yesterday's terror acts in Washington, D.C., and New York City.
REPUBLICAN SENATOR EXPECTS OF PRESIDENT BUSH RESOLUTE ACTIONS
Oklahoma Republican James Inhofe, prominent on the Senate Committee on Military Affairs, expects President George W. Bush to take resolute action in response to Tuesday's terrorist attacks on the nation's centers of power and commerce.
VIAGRA √ GOING WITH A BANG
The wonder medicine Viagra, the cure for brewer▓s droop, the miracle which transformed tired businessmen into veritable Don Juan▓s, the magic wand which transformed just another Monday into a starry, starry night for bored housewives has finally had its come-uppance: statistics.
CHARLES TEASLEY: THE TERRORIST ATTACK HAPPENED THIS MORNING HAS FORCED ALL MAJOR INTERNET NEWS SITES IN THE US TO BE OVERLOADED
Just wanted to say thank you for a different view point of world
affairs. Pravda reports on some things that don't make the news
here in the U.S. The terrorist attack that happened this morning
has forced all major internet news sites in the US to be overloaded.
RUSSIAN AIR-RAID DEFENCE IS IN FIGHTING TRIM
Russian air-raid defence is ready to repulse possible attacks according to American scenario. That has been reported recently by spokesman for headquarters of Russian Air Forces. ⌠Russian air-raid forces are carrying out and anti-terrorist operation connected with terrorist acts committed in New York and Washington■, the headquarters▓ representative said.