monday, 22 may of 2017

Trump calls on the international community to fight terrorismo

On Sunday President Trump called on the leaders of the Middle East to join in the fight against terrorism.

During the speech given to the Arab Islamic American Summit, international leaders were urged to collectively solve the problems of terrorism by doing their fair share to combat growing violence in their borders.

Every time a terrorist murders an innocent person, and falsely invokes the name of God, it should be an insult to every person of faith.

Terrorists do not worship God, they worship death. If we do not act against this organized terror, then we know what will happen.

Terrorism’s devastation of life will continue to spread. Peaceful societies will become engulfed by violence.

And the futures of many generations will be sadly squandered. If we do not stand in uniform condemnation of this killing—then not only will we be judged by our people, not only will we be judged by history, but we will be judged by God.

This is not a battle between different faiths, different sects, or different civilizations.

The President also announced that the US would be adopting a new strategy of "Principled Realism" in combating terror and would do away with previous strategies that were ineffective.

Additionally, he announced the Terrorist Financing Targeting Center agreement between nations to limit the channels by which terrorist are able to create funding.

The international threat of terrorism is of global concern. The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein said early may that Egypt's recent security measures have been encouraging the very radicalization they were trying to control.

UN Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism Ben Emmerson said in May that Saudi Arabia's anti-terrorism laws are too broad and post a threat to individual rights.

The UK Ministry of Justice announced on Friday plans to separate 28 "dangerous extremist" from the main stream prison population by placing them in one of three separation centers.

The UN Security Council in February condemned the February 16 terrorist attack in Baghdad that left at least 55 people de

(Published by Jurist - May 21, 2017)

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