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Age of Terror - Part Four

The story of Osama Bin Laden's declaration of war on the West

The last of 4 programmes exploring terrorist attacks from the last 30 years, looks at the significance of Osama Bin Laden's declaration of war on the West with the attack on the US Embassies in Nairobi, Kenya and Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, killing over 200 people. There was a 'steady stream of warnings' about the attacks but these were ignored by US authorities.
Presenter: Peter Taylor

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22 minutes

BBC World Service Archive

BBC World Service Archive

This programme was restored as part of the World Service archive project