As defined by the US FBI, 'the unlawful use of force against persons or property to intimidate or coerce a government, the civilian population or any segment thereof, in the furtherance of political or social objectives'
In his remarks, Malik said: 'I am honoured to be speaking at this International High-level Conference on Counter Terrorism under the theme 'Countering terrorism through innovative approaches and the use of new and emerging technologies.'
It is deemed that the distinction of terrorism from other crimes, such as 'transnational crime or any violent crime', for instance, is driven more by political motive than any substantive legal argument.Ideological warfare has been the hallmark of counter-terrorism measures so far.
The GICNT is a voluntary partnership of 88 nations and six observer organisations that are committed to strengthen global capacity to prevent, detect, and respond to nuclear terrorism. The group works to build capacity among member nations to strengthen policies, plans, procedures and interoperability of partner nations.
He said that combating terrorism requires that certain Western and regional states correct their strategic mistakes by stopping their support for terrorism and abiding by Security Council resolutions on counter-terrorism.
Perceptions on critical success factors (CSFs) recommended that identifying relative significance of causing attributes is significant, so that few of them are identified.7 Exploring the causes of terrorism and identifying their comparative significance is important applying that sense to this study.8 Since policy makers prerequisite to consider some important causes as the resources to manage the complex phenomenon of terrorism may be restricted but parallel working on major reasons can ultimately provide beneficial findings for policy makers.