Lest we forget

America was attacked on September 11, 2001.   It was an act of war.   The perpetrators were Islamic radicals.

Attack on the Munich Airport, February 10, 1970.

Iran Hostage Crisis, November 4, 1979

Bombing of U.S. Embassy in Beirut, April 18, 1983

Bombing of Marine Barracks, Beirut, October 23, 1983

Kidnapping of Embassy Official, March 16, 1984

Restaurant Bombing in Spain, April 12, 1984

TWA Hijacking, June 14, 1985

Air India Bombing, June 23, 1985

Egyptian Airliner Hijacking, November 23, 1985

Kidnapping of William Higgins, February 17, 1988

Naples USO Attack, April 14, 1988

Pan Am 103 Bombing, December 21, 1988

Bombing of UTA Flight 772, September 19, 1989

Bombing of the Israeli Embassy in Argentina, March 17, 1992

World Trade Center Bombing, February 26, 1993

Attempted Assassination of President Bush by Iraqi Agents, April 14, 1993

Air France Hijacking, December 24, 1994:

Attack on U.S. Diplomats in Pakistan, March 8, 1995

Saudi Military Installation Attack, November 13, 1995

Athens Embassy Attack, February 15, 1996

Dizengoff Center Bombing, March 4, 1996

Khobar Towers Bombing, June 25, 1996

Paris Subway Explosion, December 3, 1996

Empire State Building Sniper Attack, February 23, 1997

Israeli Shopping Mall Bombing, September 4, 1997

U.S. Embassy Bombings in East Africa, August 7, 1998

Attack on U.S.S. Cole, October 12, 2000

Manila Bombing, December 30, 2000

Terrorist Attacks on U.S. Homeland, September 11, 2001

Anthrax Attacks, October-November 2001

Suicide Bombings in Jerusalem, December 1, 2001

Drive-By Shooting at a U.S. Consulate, January 22, 2002

Kidnapping of Daniel Pearl, January 23, 2002

Car Bombing in Pakistan, June 14, 2002

Suicide Bombing in Jerusalem, June 19, 2002

Bombing at the Hebrew University, July 31, 2002

Bombing of the UN Headquarters in Baghdad, August 19, 2003

A Second Attack on the UN Headquarters in Baghdad, September 22, 2003

Bomb Attack on U.S. Diplomats in the Gaza Strip, October 15, 2003

Wave of Car Bombings in Baghdad, October 27, 2003

This is not an exhaustive list.   Lest we forget what is at stake and the nature of the enemy.

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