Causes of Terrorism

What are the counterterrorism methods promote

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Unformatted text preview: o you Most religious terrorist are completely alienated from the political system Mass killing becomes religiously justified What religiously motivated terrorists do is create bulwarks against modernity, connects them to a past that is certain. How do they tend to be organized? Hierarchical Osama Bin Laden – issued 2 fatwas as religious guidance for adherents 1) 1996 – declaration of war against Americans occupying the lands of the 2 holy places there shall be no two religions existing in the holy lands after invasion of Kuwait, Americans had bases in Saudi issued call to arms against Americans 2) 1998 – statement of the world Islamic front jihad against Jews and crusaders 2 goals:...
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This document was uploaded on 02/26/2014 for the course GOVT 369 at Georgetown.

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