Terroristic Organizations Essay Examples and Topics

Al-Qaeda Terrorist Group

Introduction Al Qaeda was established in the late 80s by Osama bin Laden in Afghanistan; who moved to Afghanistan in 1979 at the time of Soviet invasion. There he became a major donor and fund mobilise for the Afghan Mujahedin and hired Afghans and other volunteers from the Arab world to fight the Soviet (Krebs, […]

Hezbollah Organisation

Introduction Hezbollah is a controversial organization because European countries have refused to classify it as a terrorist group while countries such as the United States (US), Canada, Australia, Egypt and other nations have classified it as a terrorist group. Nonetheless, Hezbollah is essentially a paramilitary group particularly based in Lebanon with its activities extending into […]

Jemaah Islamiyah Terrorist Group

Abstract Jemaah Islamiyah is a terrorist network established in the 1990s by two men Abu Bakar Bashir and Abdullah Sungkar. They both had an objective of establishing the group and spreading it to several nations. This was achieved because after being established in Indonesia, the Jemaah Islamiyah group has spread to nations such as Malaysia, […]

Senior Iraqi al-Qaeda leaders ‘killed’, news analysis

This news story gives the press statement issued by the Iraqi Prime Minister, Nouri Maliki, and U.S. officials. The statement said that two officials of al-Qaeda in Iraq, Abu Ayyub al-Masri and Abu Omar al-Baghdad, were killed when Iraqi forces with U.S. support attacked their hideout (“Al-Qaeda in Iraq says leaders dead”; “Iraq al-Qaeda leaders […]

The spectacle of Terror

Terrorist attacks have had profound impact not only on the US, but they have also comprehensively transformed the world and how we view it. The attacks have changed our perception to terrorists, confirmed, heightened our fears and advanced our counter terrorism technology. These changes are courtesy of the September 11, 2001 attacks. The media is […]

Nature of the Al-Qaeda, and how it can be ended

Introduction The al-Qaeda is, perhaps, the most infamous terrorist group in the world. Its popularity skyrocketed after the group staged massive attacks against the United States during the start of the last decade. The worst of these attacks is perhaps the 9/11 attack on the World Trade Centre, the Pentagon, and a failed attempt to […]

An analysis of the 2005 Al-Qaeda letter from Abu Muhammad to Abu Musab

Various variables must be considered when analyzing and laying out strategies for dealing with enemies. These variables of the operational environment include Political, Military, Economic, Social, Infrastructure and Information (PMESII). Additionally two other variables i.e. Physical environment and Time (PT) have been added to the Army doctrine. In analyzing the letter from Abu Muhammad to […]

Terrorist Groups in Turkey

Overview There are small upcoming groups conducting terror in Turkey. However, the Turkish government fails to officially acknowledge them because there are inconclusive and barely cause substantially threat (Ker-Lindsay & Cameron, 2009). Because of this, the Turkish National Police (2013) has only designated four groups as terrorist groups falling under three categories; separatists, left wing […]

History of Al Qaeda

Introduction Al Qaida is a global militant that was founded by Osama bin laden between 1988 and 1989. It works as a network of multinational, Sunni Muslims, and stateless army. Since its foundation, Al Qaida has continued to grow. It has been attacking both civilian and military. It has been conducting suicidal attacks and concurrent […]

Terrorism, Its Groups and Categories

Introduction Terrorism attacks have become very common in today’s world especially with the increasing conflicts of power and the increase in financial difficulties in the globe. Many terrorist groups have been formed whose main agenda is cause violence in order to achieve certain political or religious goals. Loss of lives and destruction of property have […]

Fawaz Gerges “The Rise, and Fall of Al-Qaeda”

Al-Qaeda is one of the most feared terrorist groups in the world. Al-Qaeda traces its origin to the Middle East. People often associate Al-Qaeda with extreme Islamism. This article reviews a book by Fawaz Gerges, “The Rise, and Fall of Al-Qaeda”. The book reflects on issues surrounding the Al-Qaeda. Fawaz uses his mastery and expertise […]

Osama Bin Laden’s threat to the United States

The article is “The Osama bin Laden I Know: An Oral History of al Qaeda’s Leader” by Peter L. Bergen This article is unique as it gives an in depth picture of Osama’s life and his involvement in military activity. It then moves on to show the emergence of Osama’s hatred towards the U.S. and […]

Lord’s Resistance Army

Introduction Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) is one of the notorious armed groups in the world. It is a Christian and a militaristic terrorism outfit with its operations in the Acholi land of northern Uganda. It is under the command of Joseph Kony who portrays himself as the Holy Spirit and a spokesman of God sent […]

“Al-Zawahiri appointed al Qaeda’s new leader” Article Analysis

The essay is a critical analysis of the article titled “Al-Zawahiri appointed al Qaeda’s new leader” which was posted on the jihadist website published on June 16 2011 by the CNN Wire Staff. The article talks about international relationship between American and the Islam community which has been viewed for the past decades as deteriorating […]

The Al-Qaida Terrorist Group’s Recent Happenings

Al-Qaida terrorism group is one of the terrorist networks in the world that has been tormenting the planet in the 21st century. In fact, this particular terrorist group is one of its kinds since they seem to be on their own league based on their ruthless and deadly attacking styles. Their wide based group and […]

Al Qaeda (Terrorist Organization)

Introduction There are many challenges that humanity face and the most severe and threatening one is terrorism. Al Qaeda is believed by many to be a terrorist organization founded more than a decade ago by a huge wealthy Saudi Arabian religious extremist that has grown into a powerful network comprising trained and motivated men in […]