Essay on Terrorism

This essay has a total of 340 words and 2 pages.


As we are approaching the 21st century, it seems that terrorism is becoming another one of
society's constant problems. It has reached to an extent that most of us have now become
immune to it. We hear about the hijacking of different airplanes, kidnapping of diplomatic
officers, slaughter of innocent civilians by other civilians and what do we do about it?
Nothing. Due to some dirty fish, most of us do not protest anymore about passing our
luggage through metal detectors and submitting to searches at airports.

Some of us believe that terrorism is something that can not be controlled, just like
poverty, discrimination and crime, which is just there. On the other hand, some experts
believe that terrorism may be abolished if nations begin to follow a firm, non-tolerant
approach taken by countries like ________.

What do most terrorists really want? Well, terrorists in most instances first strike by
doing something vicious like bombing an area, so that the government and the citizens of
the country can be terrified of them. Then, they make their demands:
_________, safe passage or release of their fellow terrorists. The media and the citizens
then want the government to negotiate with their demands and give them whatever they want
so that they can go away. The situation stated above is quite common and will only
encourage further acts of terrorism.
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