Web Resources

Chapter 5

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Chicken Kiev Speech

This is the text of the speech President George H.W. Bush delivered in Kiev, Ukraine, on August 1, 1991. In it, he grapples with the consequences of the coming collapse of the Soviet Union.

The War on Terrorism

This CIA page contains press releases, speech transcripts, and links related to the U.S.-led war on terrorism.


This is an archive of articles, backgrounders, and other media on the topic of terrorism, compiled by the Council on Foreign Relations.

Global Terrorism Database

This database compiles data on terrorist events from 1970 to 2012, including more than 113,000 cases.

Cyber Warfare

On this website, you can access analysis and commentary on the topic of cyberwarfare, compiled by the Rand Corporation, a leading strategic think-tank.