Terrorism Essay

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TERRORISM Terrorism is not new it has gone all the way back to recorded history. The largest act of international terrorism occurred September 11, 2001 in a set of co-ordinate attacks on the United States of America where Islamic terrorists hijacked civilian airliners and used them to attack the World Trade Center towers in New York City and the Pentagon in Washington, DC. Other major terrorist attacks have also occurred in New Delhi (Indian Parliament attacked); Bali car bomb attack; London subway bombings; Madrid train bombings and the most recent attacks in Mumbai (hotels, train station and a Jewish outreach center). The operational and strategic epicenter of Islamic terrorism is now mostly centered in Pakistan and Afghanistan. Terrorism is on the rise and we need to stop it. The way we can stop terrorism is showing no tolerance towards it if one group attacks America we need to hunt down that group and destroy it. Osama Bin Laden led the attack on September 11th and we are still hunting for him today but in the process we have taken out most of his follower. Most of the terrorist attacks have come from radical Islam groups such as Al Qaeda, the largest. I think we should focus on these groups and tale them out. We need to take these groups out by taking out there source of income or where their supplies come from. One thing the united states has done is I invaded their main country and have taken out Saddam Hussein which was supposedly supplying them with weapons of mass destruction...This has slowed down the group but they still attack around the world but at least the United States has beefed up the security of the country. They may have gone too far at the airports with their new scans but at least we haven’t had an attack on U.S. soil since 2001. This is another thing we can do is make the nation safe of terrorist attacks and eventually make the whole

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