1,532. 7/4/1999

In July 4, 1999, as a response to the Taliban’s reluctance to expel Bin Ladin, “President [Bill] Clinton issued an executive order effectively declaring the Taliban regime a state sponsor of terrorism. In October [15], a UN Security Council Resolution championed by the United States added economic and travel sanctions.”

 – 9/11 Commission, The 9/11 Commission Report, Page 125

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