terrorism

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the calculated use of violence (or the threat of violence) against civilians in order to attain goals that are political or religious or ideological in nature

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Although some social theorists and politicians have expressed the opinion that acts of terroism against industrialized countries emanate from colonial and imperial subjugation and exploitation of billion of the world's poor, it is noteworthy these acts are pepetrated because of travelling.
Pakistan's Ambassador to the US, Husain Haqqani said that those who staged the Mumbai attacks were "non-state actors" and this is no time for India and Pakistan to blame each other but to work together to fight terroism.
Washington, Dec 1 (ANI): Pakistan's Ambassador to the US, Husain Haqqani, has said that those who staged the Mumbai attacks were "non-state actors" and this is no time for India and Pakistan to blame each other but to work together to fight terroism.