Terrorism

Shiite Terrorism

Introduction Terrorism is considered as one of the new age threats to international security and peace. Although there is no legally binding definition by the criminal law, it has been identified as the ‘act of creating fear, whether through violence or otherwise, as a form of coercion or to gain attention.’ The United Nations General […]

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Effective Anti-Terrorism Tactics

September 11, 2001, better known as “9/11”, is undoubtedly a day carved in the minds of many people, not only in the United States, but across the world. On that day terrorists shattered the twin towers of the World Trade Centre. Additionally, they smashed the Pentagon building by means of skyjacked commercial airlines as weapons […]

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Does The ‘war On Terror’ Require

Civil liberties are rights that form the foundation of healthy democracies around the world. They can be either natural rights or citizen’s rights. Natural rights are those which it is believed each person is born with and are written in important historical documents such as the Declaration of Independence ” We hold these truths … […]

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A Rocky 50 Years – Palestinian – Israelie relations

On a night meant to celebrate freedom, a man walked into a Seder in Nentanya, Israel, and took away the freedom of twenty-two Israelis. The suicide bomber, the fourteenth of two straight weeks of bombing, was the proverbial straw that broke the camel’s back. Left with no choice, Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon declared war […]

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Is terrorism a legitimate political strategy

To answer this question we need to examine the definitions of “Terrorism” and “Legitimate. ” Terrorism is defined in the English dictionary as. “The unlawful use or threatened use of force or violence by a person or an organized group against people or property with the intention of intimidating or coercing societies or governments, often […]

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AntiTerrorism, Crime and Security Act 2001

In order to evaluate this statement we must firstly identify what a civil liberty is. In a simple sense ‘liberty entails non-interference by others with ones freedom of choice and action’2. There is no agreed way in which civil liberties are separated from other types of liberties; however the word civil is used to describe […]

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Aims and Methods of Terroist Attacks

The aims of the war on terror were to eliminate the radical Islamic groups that were rebelling against America and the other allies. Especially al-Qaeda as they were the one making the claims to the various terrorist attacks around the world. America had a policy that involved many legal actions, military and political actions. The […]

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Terrorism Isn’t and Can Never Be Justified

Picture yourself having a perfectly normal day: you get up, get dressed – the usual. Then you turn on the TV and are greeted by a scene of terror, a sight never to be forgotten. Before your eyes, a plane crashes straight into the Twin Towers or the World Trade Centre. Then, in your already […]

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Successes and Limitations of Asean

Counter-Terrorism Asean realized how devastating terrorism can be to the region after the Bali Bombings in 2002. Several hundred people were killed in that incident and made Asean realize how real the threat of terrorism is. Such events pose a direct threat to the peace and security of the South East Asian region, and could […]

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Spying On The Home Front

The Unites States has always held the claim that terrorism is bad and that nothing justifies terrorist acts. This view of terrorism has been objective since the U. S. did not have to deal with attacks on its home front. Because of this, freeing the world of terrorists had not been the United States’ first […]

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Social Political Factors for 911 Responses

On the September 11 2001 America was amazed as terrorists attacked. During this fateful day, members of the al Qaeda terrorist group intentionally crashed two airliners that they had hijacked at the World Trade Centre. (Noam C, 2003). The attack led to a tune of 3000 deaths of people who would have contributed to the […]

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Terrorism – 2942 words – College Essay

Six years has passed since the world realized what terrorism can do and is doing to our world. It has six years now since we watched how the World Trade Center collapsed and the Pentagon burned, and with it the security and peace. If one of the big countries who hold great power become compromised […]

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Operation Enduring Freedom

On September 11, 2001 terrorists attacked two of the most important structures in America, the World Trade Center and the Pentagon. Less than a month later on October 7, 2001 Osama Bin Laden made a video claiming responsibility for the 9/11 attacks. On the same day U. S. troops were being deployed to Afghanistan to […]

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Terrorism and Tamil Tigers

In this essay, we’ll look into the different reasons of why people resort to terrorism, if it is really the last and best way to achieve what they want. I will also write about the opposing views of seeing terrorists as just terrorists alone, or if they are actually freedom fighters. Lastly, we will discuss […]

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Analyse the measures used to combat national and international terrorism

Government agencies are set up to specifically monitor and combat terrorism. These agencies in the UK are NaCTSO (National counter terrorism security office) SIS (MI6). The biggest threat to the National security comes from overseas. Al-Qaeda and their leaders are the biggest threat to our nation at the moment. The threat is becoming more diverse […]

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Can Terrorism Ever Be Justified

Terrorism is probably the most dangerous and deadliest issue that the world is facing at the present time. A lot of innocent people die and some get severely hurt as a result of multiple terrorist attacks. The physical, emotional and moral damages are oftentimes beyond repair and people are left screaming for justice. A lot […]

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9/11 Cause and Effect

September 11, 2001 (or better known as 9/11) is the most tragic event and unforgettable day in American history. It’s a day that marked great change in America, a day in which America was greatly wounded. The designated attackers on the World Trade Center were none other than Al Qaeda, that at the time were […]

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The Man behind Michelle Harris’ Murder

Along with the terrorism campaign that shook the world in September 11, 2001 and took the lives of thousands of Americans was the reported disappearance of Michele Harris a day after in Owego, New York. Like the individuals who died in the 9/11 attacks, Michele’s disappearance was never resolved and her probable death was never […]

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Terrorist threat to commercial sector

How real do you think the terrorist threat is to the commercial sector? Explain and justify your opinion In my opinion the terrorist threat to the commercial sector is a very real one which should not be overlooked. The commercial sector within the UK consists of a multitude of different industries that as a whole […]

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