of the worlds HIV and AIDS sufferers live in this region In response to this

Of the worlds hiv and aids sufferers live in this

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of the world’s HIV and AIDS sufferers live in this region-In response to this problem, the UN has issued a document setting targets for halting the spread and providing suggestions on how countries can work together to stop this spread of HIV and AIDS IV.Terrorism A.What is Terrorism?-Wars are not the only threat to international peace, terrorism- the use of _______________________ against ppl or property to force changes or instill fear- threatens people everywhere -Throughout history individuals, small groups and even gov’ts have used these terror tactics to overthrow gov’ts, promote a cause, or force reforms -But terrorism has changed in recent years- international terrorists have used increasingly violent methods to call attention to their cause and gain media coverage -The motives for terrorist activities are many- protests against gov’ts, ___________________, ______________________, or to demand changes -The targets are also varied but often are crowded, public places like subway stations, bus stops, restaurants, and shopping centers -Terrorism causes _____________ and ________________ in ppl’s everyday lives- it effects the way ppl look at life and their sense of security -Gov’ts take various steps to stamp out terrorism- most have a very aggressive policy of tracking down and punishing terrorists B.Terrorism Around the World -few regions of the world have been spared from terrorist attacks-Middle East- many terrorist organizations have roots in the Israeli- Palestinian conflict over land- groups such as the Hamas have sought to prevent a peace settlement b/w _______________ and the ________________________-Europe- for decades the mostly Catholic Irish Republican Army (IRA) engaged in terrorist attacks on Britain to protest British control of ______________________ - peaceful solutions are now being negotiated
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-Asia- ________________________became a haven for terrorists after the Taliban came to power in 1996. In that year, Osama bin Laden (a Saudi Arabian millionaire terrorist) moved to Afghanistan to set up bases for his global network of Muslim terrorist known as al-Qaeda -Africa- civil unrest and regional wars caused most terrorism in Africa at the end of the 20thcentury. But al-Qaeda cells operate in Africa as well and generally attack US personnel and facilities in Africa. In 1996 bombings of US embassies in Kenya and Tanzania left 200 dead and over 5,000 wounded and resulted in US missile strikes on terrorist bases in Afghanistan and Sudan. -Latin America- terrorism linked to ________________________________ is a major problem in Latin America, esp. in Colombia C.Attack on the United States -On September 11th, 2001, ____________________________________________ crashing two into the World Trade Center towers (NY) a one into the Pentagon (DC) -This terrorist attack on the US killed about 3,000 ppl including all passengers on
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