Of course, it would be wrong to deny the existence of prisons in the Middle Ages; however, the purpose of these prisons was a tad different from the prisons of the XXI century: "During the [...]
The purpose of this paper is to provide an elaborate report on the use of digital media to recruit and promote the global issue of terrorism that seems to reinvent itself even in the face [...]
After the events of 9/11, when the United States actively joined the war on terrorism the off state groups received a great opportunity to learn and improve, besides, as it is seen in the video [...]
The difference between a suicide bomber and an insane serial killer is the fact that the first one is motivated by a set of very strong beliefs, while the other one is killing for the [...]
The mounting menace of global terrorism has facilitated the need for scholars to research on the impacts of such traumatic incidences on the health of the victims.
The aim of terrorists, especially those concerned with religious extremism, is to attract the attention of the state and other members of the public.
The biggest problem that is worth mentioning is that it is believed that the number of such activities is growing at an incredibly fast rate, and it is important to take necessary measures to limit [...]
The operation on the whole was able to lead to the desired political outcomes, for the terrorists were driven out from the territory, and the Iraqi government managed to establish control of the city.
The aim of this study is to provide an in-depth analysis of terrorism in the Middle East. The study on terrorism will also help in understanding the effects of this crime on countries in the [...]
However, the first people on the site of an incident are the witnesses and the victims of the attack. The article does not provide an in-depth background of the topic, and no attempt is made [...]
This explains why the present world is filled with "powerless" individuals and states: 'violence is the only thing left for them.' In Culture of Terror-Space of Death essay, Taussig writes about the different acts of [...]
The attack was the most chilling in the region since the 1998 attack on the American embassies in the region. In creating a room for the reader to understand the intensity of the attack, the [...]
Addiction might sometimes be thought of as an end in itself and a practice that is engaged in by certain people just for the sake of it.
Al-Awlaki was a US citizen who lived in Yemen where he engaged in activities on behalf of the al Qaeda terrorist organization, of which he was a part of.
According to the article, the culture of indoctrination, addiction to revenge and martyrdom glorification are to blame for facilitating a paradigm shift, whereby suicide bombing is no longer viewed as a means but rather as [...]
The merging of Ekin and EGI in the early 1950s marked the initial stages for the establishment of ETA. Another goal of ETA is to inculcate a strong spirit of nationalism among the Basque people.
A Memorandum from the director of the Central Intelligence Agency provide a more detailed account of the location where hostages are being held, the number of kidnappers, kidnappers' armory and Jamaican government approval for U.
The target of the malicious acts must ambush unexpectedly and the attack has nothing to do with the intentions of a whole state.
Levin states that the public too, would agree to the use of torture against terror suspects, especially if the victim is a child. It is evident that the use of torture against terror suspects can [...]
The main allies of the Palestinians are mainly the Arab league countries, which include Iran, Syria, Jordan and other Middle East Arab countries; while the main ally of the Israeli is the United States of [...]
The article claims that the British parliament unanimously voted to launch air strikes in Iraq in an attempt to paralyze some of the work of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant in Iraq.
In this regard, the use of biological elements cannot be effective in combating the enemies of any given state. During the First World War the use of biological weapons was adversely preferred because almost every [...]
Lastly, it is evident that both La Costra Nostra and Al-Qaeda form an interaction with other similar groups to pursue commonly held beliefs in the case of terrorism, and profit gains in the case of [...]
Al-Qaeda's ideology focuses on establishing an Islamic caliphate in the Middle East and other areas with large Muslim populations to stem the influence of the U.S.and its allies.
The realization that the shooter was still within the institution's compound should have triggered an immediate reaction to the security status of students and officials in other locations within the institution.
In 2006, NATO responded to the progress made by the Taliban through the initiation of projects for nation-building in the effort to win the confidence of the Afghans together with increasing the number of troops [...]
Terrorism has affected the global economies because the emergence of globalization created the unity of different countries. In reference to the data from the 2005MIPT Terrorism Knowledge Database, which has more than 20,000 incidents of [...]
In a clash between the religious beliefs and those of the state or a foreign power, the religious beliefs are likely to triumph and garner the support of the majority.
Given this definition of terrorism, it is important to investigate the perception of this threat. This is one of the processes responsible for exaggerating the terrorism issue.
In the light of the growing interest over whether the United States Administration is faulting with the rights and freedom of several hundred unlawful combatants still detained in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, it is imperative to [...]
Despite the negative consequences that terrorists have posed to the society, the fight against the vice has become more difficult with time, especially in the light of the increasing support for the violent actions against [...]
The counterterrorism forces that were working in Mumbai occurred to be not able to prevent the attack as they did not find the source of threat and stop it in advance.
While there are conflicting arguments regarding the factors that influence terrorism, scholars agree on the need to evaluate evidence on the causes of terrorism and develop concrete strategies and approaches to tackle a vice that [...]
America's perception on the personality of a terrorist and terrorism The question on who a terrorist is and who a terrorist is not remains an important topic of debate in the modern world.
The term 'American Exceptionalism' refers to a belief that the United States of America occupies a special position in the human history and on the global stage due to a number of characteristics unique to [...]
Terrorism is one of the major challenges threatening the existence of societies in different parts of the world. Sandler and Enders assert that exports are affected adversely by terrorism due to increment in the cost [...]
A lot of efforts have been diverted at exploring terrorism as a result of the rate of insecurity in the international system that comes from terrorism and the fear of terrorism.
2013 political violence and terrorism analysis assigns it a political risk rating of zero. Botswana Has a rating of 1 for both political violence and terrorism risk.
It is impossible to trace the genesis of United States terrorist extremism to a specific exact date, though one can narrow it to the period when the country was fighting for its freedom from the [...]
In fact, sources reveal that most people believe the contrary that is the allegation that the US government initiated the attacks as a strategy of gaining control of oil in the Middle East.
The police tried to push the crowd away from the sight, while the doctors in all hospitals dropped their appointments to cater for the many affected by these terrible blasts. The military also joined in [...]
The absence of an international law defining the possible responses to this kind of aggression allowed the federal government to interpret the act of terrorism as war.
The types of this agent that terrorists can use include 3-quinuclidinylbenzilate, Phencyclidine, and LSD In order to achieve the intended goal of use of chemical weapons, terrorists must ensure that they are effectively delivered or [...]
Similar to the rest of the world, terror organizations have access to the enormous amount of technical information readily available in the World Wide Web, and this has increased their capability of developing weapons of [...]
For instance, people can be reluctant to use the benefits of globalization, and try to limit access to their states. People can try to limit cooperation between countries which will inevitably threaten the process of [...]
The United States generally defines terrorism as "...the unlawful use of force or violence against persons or property to intimidate or coerce in furtherance of political or social objectives". In addition, the definitions fail to [...]
It is necessary to point out that there is no need in transporting biological weapons since aerosolization is the major method of this kind of weapons proliferation.
When there is a terrorist action, the final decision to air the goings-on is in the hands of a media house.
Basically, the difference between traditional organized crime and transnational organized crime networks is insignificant in essence, but considerable in the sphere of influence.
An assassination attempt on the life of the US president can also be the terrorist group's message to the rest of the world that they can kill anyone they wish to, in live television. This [...]
It was suspected to have taken the form of Al-Qaeda terrorist attacks in the sense that the Al-Qaeda group had not always been in good terms with the Americans.
To the rest of the cities in Britain and other major cities in the world, especially in the European region and the United States, there were numerous security alerts over the issue with the public [...]
However, after close inspections, it was found that Mr Breivik's view of the world did not match any of the established ideologies of the right wig which include Christian fundamentalism, Ultanationalism and supremacism.
The groups, together with other right groups in the United States threaten the legitimate federal authority in a number of ways.
A nuclear weapon can lead to widespread destruction in the heart of a city, causing the demise of hundreds of thousands of innocent individuals and making others to suffer from radiation sickness and cancer in [...]
Despite the fact that there were several Muslims in America who were victims of the attacks, Muslims in America are still being discriminated as a result of that incidence.
The 19 hijackers who terrorized the US in the twin attacks were able to go through the normal security checks and even shut the alarms of the metal detectors.
Therefore, just as it was the case with the Muslim terrorists' motivation to carry out 9/11 attacks, Andrea's motivation to drown her children can be well discussed within the context of what was the essence [...]
It is important to note that the number of people's death in terroristic attacks is decreasing. However, to estimate the negative effects of this phenomenon it is important to define what terrorism is.
The army should be steadfast in mobilizing information from the public on key security issues which will help in countering bio-terrorism Communication between the citizens and army causes not just common individuals be conscious of [...]
This essay elaborates her intentions with the support of academic sources and her movie in order to demonstrate her cause of action as a freedom fighter for her country and not a terrorist as perceived.
As a whole, it is possible to state that the essence of violence and aggression is different in cases of religious and secular terrorism.
One of the most spread theories was that the jet provided the terrorists with the necessary observational data in order to carry out the attacks properly.
I cannot agree to the idea that Arab Islamic culture and terrorists are really connected to each other; it is falsely to think that any representative of Arab Islamic culture has to be a terrorist [...]
The definition from the VP's task force and individual scholars concurs with that of the FBI, further explaining that terrorism targets to change the victim's behavior.
The following are the objectives of my study: To find out the major loopholes that was exploited by the terrorists in the attack To find out the measures that can be put in place to [...]
This paper looks into the operations of the Hezbollah and investigates the involvement of Iran in the operations of Hezbollah while at the same time evaluating the threat that Hezbollah poses to Israel and the [...]
Therefore, most psychologists argue that in the quest to underpin the possible causes of terrorist activities, there is the need to discriminate between the motivations for joining, being retained, and disserting terrorist factions.
This word has so many definitions but according to the government of the United States, it refers to threats of the people, manipulation of the state policy by force or fear, or trying to alter [...]
Lawrence Wright's book The Looming Tower Al-Qaeda and the Road to 9/11 is aimed at examining at the origins of Al-Qaeda, the development of this terrorist organization, and the main events that preceded the September [...]
The first aim of the group was to aid Muslims in the fight against the Soviet Union, which had invaded Afghanistan in 1979 by facilitating the transportation, financing, and recruitment of thousands of Muslims around [...]
However, it needs to be pointed out that the general action of terrorism is morally wrong, especially when considered to be a war.
In many instances, the aims of terrorists are similar to those of political groups whose views have to be dominant over those of their opponents.
The major concern is whether to have a secure border or to allow free movement of people, goods or services across the border of the United States.
There are several effects of terrorism that are destructive in the nature. The effects are destruction of properties, loss of lives and decline in the economy of a country.
One of the most essential functions of the security wall and measures that are taken to protect the borders is the prevention of overburdening of the taxpayer.
The Germans decided to meet head-on with the terrorists at the airport and they had positioned snipers, but the terrorist discovered the trap once the plane landed on the ground.
The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives performs its functions under the supervision of the Department of Justice and is accountant to the Treasury Department with the new Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade [...]
Acts of violence, oppression, and betrayal that was done to people in the past can trigger acts of violence. In such a case, the state is perceived as the enemy of the people.
The views of the entire concept of terrorism are equally contested with one wing viewing terrorism as an act of cowardice while the other arm views terrorism as an act of coercion directed to the [...]
Such governments first and foremost trample the basic human rights of freedom of association and worship as may be enshrined in the constitution and, as such, there exist a moral justification for political violence aimed [...]
They abuse their individual has the right to express himself and to pursue areas of interest without the need to consult the government as long as all activities are within the bounds of the law.
The influence of theirs, together with the economical and military power have added to the uncertainty of the world of the Muslim people, and the most daring ones started showing their protests to the actions [...]
This knowledge will be vital in adjusting accordingly to terrorism threats, and taking decisions that reduce the risk of attacks from terrorists.
As the police and the emergency staff trying to help those at the World Trade Center, the South tower, collapsed and tumbled down killing hundreds of the police and emergency personnel.
It is also necessary to distinguish two types of terrorism: from the left and from the right. However, the number of deaths caused by both terroristic attacks from the left and from the right is [...]