Models of Radicalization

Waqas Mirza filed this request with the Central Intelligence Agency of the United States of America.
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Due March 21, 2017
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From: Waqas Mirza

To Whom It May Concern:

This is a request under the Freedom of Information Act. I hereby request the following records:

All documents associated with the "Ziggurat of Zealotry" and any other models of radicalization developed by the CIA.

The Ziggurat of Zealotry was a model developed by former CIA analyst Cindy Storer, that the CIA used for identifying levels of radicalization among terrorist groups.

You can restrict your search to records created from January 1, 2004 to the date this request is processed.

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 20 business days, as the statute requires.


Waqas Mirza

From: Central Intelligence Agency

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