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Hezbollah: An Islamic fundamentalist group and political party bases in Lebanon; classified as a terrorist organization by the U.S. PATRIOT Act: An act passed by Congress in 2002 that reduced restrictions in law enforcement agencies gathering of information on citizens of the United States and broadened the discretion of law enforcement and immigration authorities in detaining and deporting immigrants suspected of terrorism-related acts. Department of Homeland Security: A department of the U.S. federal government, created in response to the September 11 attacks, responsible for protecting the U.S. from and responding to terrorist attacks. Universal Declaration of Human Rights: A declaration adopted by the United Nations General Assembly in 1948 which represented the first global expression of rights to which all people are entitled. Persian Gulf War: Racial Profiling: The use of an individual’s race or ethnicity by law enforcement as a key factor in deciding whether to suspect the individual of a crime Resolution 1624: At the World Summit in 2005, the United Nations Security Council adopted Resolution 1624, which called on all countries to cooperate in the global fight against terrorism. This included securing borders, adopting measures necessary to avoid inciting domestic terrorism, and not harboring suspected terrorists from other countries

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