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11/09/2001 The US declares war on terror

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The War on Terror is an international military campaign that was launched by the US government after the September 11 terrorist attacks. The naming of the campaign uses a metaphor of war to refer to a variety of actions that do not constitute a specific war as traditionally defined.
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