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Encyclopedia > Operation Avalanche (child pornography crackdown)

Operation Avalanche was a major U.S. investigation of child pornography on the Internet.[1] Launched in 1999, it was made public in early August 2001 at the end of Operation Avalanche, that one hundred arrests were made out of 144 suspects. Motto: (historic) In God We Trust (official, 1956–present) Anthem: The Star-Spangled Banner Capital Washington, D.C. Largest city New York Official language(s) None at the federal level; English de facto Government Federal Republic  - President George W. Bush (R)  - Vice President Dick Cheney (R) Independence - Declared - Recognized From... Generally, child pornography (sometimes referred to as CP, child porn, KP, or kiddie porn) is an illegal form of pornography, featuring minors. ... 1999 (MCMXCIX) was a common year starting on Friday, and was designated the International Year of Older Persons by the United Nations. ... 2001 : January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - October - November - December Deaths: August 25 - Aaliyah Films: August 10 - Osmosis Jones played by Chris Rock, starring Bill Murray August 24 - Bubble Boy Categories: 2001 by month ...

It was followed in the United Kingdom by Operation Ore and other operations worldwide. The neutrality of this article is disputed. ...


  1. ^ "Operation Avalanche: Tracking child porn", BBC News, November 11, 2002. URL accessed on June 14, 2006.
  • "Inquisition21", Flaws in the Landslide trial, 23/06/2006.



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