Table of Contents: Sep. 15, 2003

SEPTEMBER 15, 2003 VOL. 162, NO. 11


Inside Saudi Arabia Two years after 9/11, the Saudis are finally cracking down on terrorists at home. But many Americans remain skeptical that the Saudi brand of Islam is compatible with the war against terrorism 32

THE COUNTERFORCE: TIME observes Riyadh's elite antiterrorism unit 52

ROOTS OF TERROR: In Pakistan, Britain and Indonesia, radicals preach a hate that breeds violence 54

AL-QAEDA: Its remnants have found a new theater of jihad in Iraq 60

10 QUESTIONS: Secretary-General Kofi Annan on the U.N. role in Iraq and his own future 8



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