National Security Archives Posts Declassified Docs on Taliban

by Sabrina I. Pacifici on September 15, 2003

On September 11, the National Security Archive at George Washington Universityposted on the Web a new collection of recently declassified U.S. documents covering the controversial rise to power of Osama bin Laden’s former hosts in Afghanistan, the Taliban. This murky history has particular relevance today, as the Taliban fighters regroup in Afghanistan, and key Taliban leaders remain at large.” There are 32 sets of documents in pdf, obtained via the Freedom of Information Act, and they may be accessed via this link.

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