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Unformatted text preview: Just War A conflict can and ought to meet the criteria of philosophical, religious, or political justice, provided it follows certain conditions o Criteria includes the right to go to war and the right conduct within war Organization of the Islamic Conference Insisted on the exclusion of national liberation movements and resistance to foreign occupation a distinction b/w terrorism and legitimate struggle against foreign occupation Trigger Events Events that call for revenge or action, such as violence against in-groups, police brutality, and contested elections, but also provoking acts committed by hostile out-groups or compromising speeches by public figures. Heterogeneity There are many different motivational factors and a wide variety of terrorists groups that dont have the same goals and objectives which leads to the difficulty defining terrorism...
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