Terrorisim The Bottom Line by Nathan I. Yungher
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... the Bottom Line Terrorism is not a new phenomenon in the world and refers to a tactic, a justified reaction to oppression, a strategy, a crime, an inexcusable abomination, or a holy duty. Indeed the definition of terrorism depends on the religion, position, culture, and beliefs of the person defining it (Yungher, 2007). The United States Department of Defense defines terrorism as a calculated use of unlawful violence or threat to instigate fear, coercion intimidation to governments or societies with an aim of achieving political, religious, or ideological goals. Terrorists’ organizations are secretive in nature and small size hence difficult to defend against them or deter their attacks. The...