publication . Doctoral thesis . 2012

Violation of human rights to combat terrorism.

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  • Published: 15 Aug 2012
  • Country: South Africa
LL.B. No one definition of terrorism has gained universal acceptance. The lack of agreement on a definition of terrorism has been a major obstacle to meaningful international countermeasures to combat terrorism. There are 12 International Conventions related to terrorism and an explicit definition is still missing. Many states have tried to define terrorism and none of these definitions has been implemented, either by the United Nations or these states. There are many International Conventions, Protocols and Treaties related to state responsibilities to combating terrorism. Many states are not yet part to these legal instruments or not yet implementing them. Fol...
free text keywords: Human rights, Terrorism - Prevention
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