When it comes to state sponsorship of terrorism, LeT takes the biscuit. Current initiatives being taken up by states to counter the problem of terrorism have no respect for human right and at times lead to the oppression of the people in the name of fighting terrorism.
Leaders must present themselves as a role model of modesty rather to complex the masses by their luxurious stuff. This war is not necessarily an armed war against terror but states using measures such as intelligence sharing and collection, economic sanctions, improving security measures on ground and assisting each other to arrest and prosecute terrorists.
Violence, Insurgency, and the Collective Action Problem. States have also used the fight against terror as a front of making the world safer on the contrary the world is more dangerous than it was because international laws are being undermined, human rights are being ignored and governments are committing atrocities and breaking the law and hiding behind the fight against terrorism.
Today one is vulnerable because one is innocent, and there can be nothing more morally, psychologically and spiritually damaging than this fact. Major portion of aid particularly commodity aid is misappropriated by the concerned Government officials. The relevance of international humanitarian law in contemporary armed conflicts September 11th attacks in the United States of America and how the international community dealt with the attacks have led to various entities questioning the ability of or lack of provision in international humanitarian law to deal with terrorist attacks and other modern day acts of violence.
Ashfaq Parvez Kayani, have gradually come around to the view that they can no longer support the Taliban in Afghanistan. Modem terrorism is globalised, techno-savvy, and decentralised in decision-making and operational structure.
A New List for the Period —, with Applications. The point is not a question of whether the prisoner can be questioned or not but what and how the questioning is done.
Journal of Conflict Resolution 44 3: The debate on permitting torture in some situations is taking us backwards and ignoring the fact that torture is considered a crime against humanity and is also considered a crime under international humanitarian law and other laws where applicable.
All said and done, it is this growing sense of insecurity in the minds of people that most of all makes terrorism a modem curse. The paper also provides for solutions that include using existing laws that complement each other to find a lasting resolution to terrorism.
This can also lead to the states revoking certain rights such as the freedom of expression and the right to privacy all in the name of fighting terrorism. Terrorism has not only questioned the efficient application of international humanitarian law but also brought about the debate of which comes first between state security and human protection.
This war is not necessarily an armed war against terror but states using measures such as intelligence sharing and collection, economic sanctions, improving security measures on ground and assisting each other to arrest and prosecute terrorists. All military interventions in the past have only resulted in political instability, poor governance, institutional paralysis, disregard for the rule of law, socio-economic downfall, so on and so forth.
A good example of the above is the debate on permitting torture. Acts such as these are outlawed international law and international humanitarian law. Under international humanitarian war prisoners of war maybe detained until the end of the armed conflict and civilian who engage directly in the conflict can also be detained following the right procedures.
However there is need of improvement and development when it comes to dealing with the new conflicts and violent situations, but these can only be done if the situations are really considered new and if no law existing can deal wholly with the situation.
All said and done, it is this growing sense of insecurity in the minds of people that most of all makes terrorism a modem curse. It is no secret that all around the world there exist governments that covertly or otherwise themselves indulge in acts of terrorism in fact terrorism originated as a state actionand it would be wrong to think of terrorists as people who live outside the pale of law and carry out destructive acts.
Journal of Politics 70 2: International Studies Quarterly 43 1: It also gives various solutions to the problem the world is currently facing of dealing with terrorism without undermining the current laws in place. Is Foreign Aid Is Blessing Or Curse? Since the time of independence Pakistan has been facing macroeconomic exertions, such as vicious circle of poverty, less utilization of available natural resources, unfavorable political circumstances that influenced domestic economy and so on.
With the blessings of big business, it all passes off in the name of legitimate entertainment, but it warps the impressionable minds of the young, and is instrumental in. TERRORISM A CURSE OR BLESSING TO INTERNATIONAL HUMANITARIAN LAW Executive summary This paper looks into terrorism and the effect it has had on international humanitarian law.
Little existing work has systematically examined the factors that help terrorist groups survive or contribute to their failure.
State support for terrorist groups is commonly thought to be a factor that helps groups to survive. I demonstrate with newly collected data that state sponsorship is. Executive summary. This paper looks into terrorism and the effect it has had on international humanitarian law.
Whether it has had a negative impact on the already existing laws that deal with conflict situations or whether it has had a positive impact. Terrorism is a relatively new phenomenon in the world. It became a great issue when the most powerful nation, United States of America, became a victim of this new phenomenon.
Before the attacks on the United States of America, there were several attacks such as the bomb attacks in Kenya and Uganda.Terrorism a curse or blessing to