Category: Terrorism

Issue 90: Does Poverty Breed Terror ?

“Poverty breeds terror.”  At the United Nations, this claim is regularly expressed in discussions on terrorism.  But does the evidence bear this out? Analysis: In a

Issue 87: Counter-Terrorism Committee Reports

After the September 11 attacks, the UN Security Council passed resolution 1373, which obliged all states to report their counter-terrorism measures to the Security Council’s

Issue 69: Defining Terrorism at the UN

Terrorism still eludes definition at the United Nations. This week’s discussions about such a definition at the UN General Assembly’s Sixth (Legal) Committee appear to