In its “Where America Stands” series, CBS News looks at a broad spectrum of issues facing this country in the new decade.
For more than a decade, Americans have been living in what’s being called the Age of Terror.
From Africa in 1998, to New York and Washington in 2001, to the skies over Detroit in 2009 – the report card is grim.
CBS News chief foreign affairs correspondent Lara Logan reports between 1998 and 2001, al Qaeda struck U.S. and western targets just four times. Three countries were hit. A total of 248 were killed.