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Understanding Terrorism: Soft Targets

(TFC) – Attacks on soft targets resulting in civilian deaths are a special type of terrorism. They are unpredictable. They create media frenzies. They create opportunities for politicians to say off the cuff remarks which reveal strategic intent to the opposition.…

Iran’s Zarif Offers Plan to Help Eradicate Terrorism

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has proposed ways to pave the way for creating a mechanism to uproot terrorism and extremism worldwide.

In an article published in the Iranian Review of Foreign Affairs on Friday, Zarif said, “The twin problems of terrorism and extremism, far beyond the never-ending polemics among politicians, stand out as the natural outcome of intrinsic failings in the current (and recent) international situation.”