Essays Tagged: "terrorist group"

Book Review, "The Day of the Jackal" by Fredrick Forsyth

France. The Jackal is a professional assassin, whose name is not revealed, who is hired by a French terrorist group to kill Charles de Gualle, the President of France. This terrorist group has had sev ... heir last hope.The mood the author sets is exceptionally suspenseful. When Rodin, the leader of the terrorist group hears of the failed attacks, the reader can feel his frustration and hatred towards ...

(2 pages) 33 0 3.5 Nov/1991

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Need we really fear an Anthrax attack?

a weapon, no matter how remote those chances might be, the media is in danger of becoming more of a terrorist group that those we are being told to fear.The reality of the anthrax scare so far is o ... e cases actually want to believe what is being told them so that they can feel more "a part" of the terrorist attack. In addition, the current uncertainty over the chronic health effects of low level ...

(11 pages) 123 3 3.3 Dec/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

septemter 11

f the most dominant countries out there, if not the most dominant country. When another country, or terrorist group crosses us, it is necessary for us as a country to defend our nation and our beliefs ... ck but it is the U.S. showing no toleration for terrorism. As President Bush stated in his speech, "Terrorist attacks can shake the foundations of our biggest buildings, but they cannot touch the foun ...

(4 pages) 74 1 3.9 Feb/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays

"Rainbow Six" by Tom Clancy

the primary character in Rainbow Six. The book describes the actions of a new multi-national, anti-terrorist group set up by a coalition of governments to fight against the threat of international te ... . Rainbow was formed to deal with the ever-increasing threat of terrorism. Formed from the top anti-terrorist operatives from the organizations around the world making the elite unit known as Rainbow. ...

(5 pages) 41 0 3.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The current (2005) Sri Lankan Conflict.

fore between the Sinhalese government and the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE), a separatist terrorist group who fight for the independence of the Tamil people from Sinhalese rule, and for a se ... y provide support to the nation. This has been achieved through the identification of the LTTE as a terrorist organization, the recognition of the Tamils claim for self-determination, as well as the r ...

(6 pages) 50 0 3.7 Sep/2005

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security

The Basque People and Euskadi Ta Askatasuna (ETA)

The actions of the Basque terrorist group Euskadi Ta Askatasuna have been the cause of great unrest in Spain for several years ... e of Spain. The Basques were furious at the decision, and even more upset with the addition of anti-terrorist factions controlled by the Spanish government. Between 1978 and 1980 ETA killed more peopl ... from merely targeting political figures and began bombing tourist sites in Spain. Their last known terrorist action would be a car bomb in 2003 that killed three persons.In March of 2006, ETA declare ...

(5 pages) 26 0 0.0 Jun/2006

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security

Ku klux klan

he Reconstruction Era following the American Civil War. 'The Ku Klux Klan started as an underground terrorist group against the Civil Rights Movement that freed slaves after the American Civil War"( K ...

(4 pages) 50 2 4.1 Jan/2007

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Dreams Of War

Dreams Friday Night-6-8-01 I was in some kind of army that was fighting some huge terrorist group called the Annehkins. I don't remember most of it, but I do remember that the Annehk ...

(2 pages) 369 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

Date In 2002 That Most Remebered

all relate too, September 11, 2001, when the New York World Trade Centers were bombed by a cowardly terrorist group. I was on my way out to the commons where I was going to talk to a couple of ... nocent people that had died from the mistake that the pilots made, well that's what I thought then. Terrorist actually flying 747's into the WTC was the last thought on my mind, but it soon became a r ...

(1 pages) 4 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Terrorism in America: Pearl Harbor and September 11th

As time would reveal the individuals responsible for this terrible attack. Osama bin Laden and his terrorist group of Islamic extremist, Al Qaeda (Arabic for "the Base") were to blame according to al ... oth of these attacks posed a threat to national security. President Bush told the nation that “Terrorist think of the world as a giant battle field” and he urged American to rid the world of ...

(4 pages) 73 4 4.3 Nov/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Untitled

Of Ants and Terrorists After several hours and extensive questioning of family and friends, I decided to write t ... family and friends, I decided to write this analogy assignment on the vast similarities of ants and terrorists. I had several topics to choose from; however, I wanted to write about something that rel ... t duty is to gather food and ensure of a vast supply of foodstuff for the queen. Now lets look at a terrorist group, for example "al Qaeda", as we have found out from the last several weeks of media c ...

(3 pages) 10 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

Assassination at sarajevo

ted Sofia Chotek- Francis Ferdinand's wife; assassinated Gavrilo Princip-assassin and revolutionary terrorist Description/Summary of Event: Of all the European rulers at the time, none was probably mo ... r-old man named Gavrilo Princip, a member of Narodna Obrandna, which was a secret Serbian patriotic-terrorist group. This groups goal was to restore Serbia back to the way it used to be and becoming f ...

(2 pages) 782 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War I

Sept 11 Term Paper

Grad Standard Paper Psychology September 11 Who Osama Bin Laden and his terrorist group. What an attack on the U.S. Where, New York City the World Trade Center then the Pen ... s shown us we can be attacked that we are not invincible. Some foreign Affairs have been if a small terrorist group can coordinate such a massive attack on the most powerful country in the world it co ...

(1 pages) 371 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

Terrorism

e causes of terrorism are very similar if you compare one place prone to terrorism to another. Most terrorist groups are located in the Middle East. Iraq has always been prone to terrorism, with Sadda ... . Iraq has always been prone to terrorism, with Saddam Hussein leading them. Recently Afghanistan?s terrorist group Al Queda which is relatively close to Iraq has been in involved with Terrorism with ...

(2 pages) 64 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

Smallpox

ld be able to spread widely and rapidly throughout the United States and the world.Furthermore, any terrorist group who wanted to launch a smallpox attack would have much difficulty finding available ... fearing a smallpox epidemic among their own unvaccinated people (?Diagnosing the Risks?). Even if a terrorist were successful in obtaining the virus, his plans could easily backfire. Smallpox is so co ...

(5 pages) 11 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

Terrorism

worldwide search for Osama Bin Laden. On September 11 2001, USA experienced from the most horrible terrorist attack in history. The attack lead by Osama Bin Laden was a thought out hijacking of 4 com ... d to hand over Osama to the U.S. Osama Bin Laden is believed to be a billionaire who leads a terrorist group with operations in 60 countries, and has carried out a lot of attacks around the wor ...

(2 pages) 62 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

9-11 Terror

a huge issue around the world since that day. Last but not least, Osama Bin Laden and Al-Qaeda the terrorist group bear responsibility for the attack and that?s not everything they have planned for t ... of the Twin Towers.That day of the attack, the entire world was shocked. No one was expecting that terrorists attack.South Tower and North Tower were both World Trade Center building similar to Chica ...

(3 pages) 34 0 4.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

Terrorism Today

terrorism as either domestic or international, depending on the origin, base, and objectives of the terrorist organization". (White, J., 2006)The definition of terrorism is inherently controversial. T ... disruption of a computer system where no violence is intended or results.The contemporary label of "terrorist" is highly pejorative; it is a badge, which denotes a lack of legitimacy and morality. For ...

(18 pages) 196 0 0.0 Mar/2009

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security

Freedom or Security? An Analysis of the War Measures Act, 1970

Trudeau made this statement, he imposed the War Measures Act in an attempt to prevent a nationalist terrorist group, called the Front de liberation du Quebec (FLQ), from continuing with their violent ... separatist cause, therefore they would not be considered as ordinary criminals, but as nationalist terrorists that Canada must defend themselves against.The War Measures Act was not imposed merely to ...

(4 pages) 14 0 1.0 May/2009

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > Canadian History

Policing in the Future

Washington DC. A good example of this would be to look back on September 11, 2001 when the Al-Qaeda terrorist group hijacked three of our airlines where one flew into the heart of the Pentagon and inj ... able to investigate, for if we do not support any suspicious activity that we see going on it gives terrorists the terrorists the perfect timing to do more harm to us. And it shows to them that we as ...

(7 pages) 61 0 0.0 Jul/2009

Subjects: Law & Government Essays