War on Terrorism

The War on Terror is a term commonly applied to an international military campaign led by the United States and the United Kingdom with the support of other NATO as well as non-NATO countries. Originally, the campaign was waged against al-Qaeda and other militant organizations with the purpose of eliminating them. The phrase 'War on Terror' was first used by US President George W. Bush and other high-ranking US officials to denote a global military, political, legal and ideological struggle against organizations designated as terrorist and regimes that were accused of having a connection to them or providing them with support or were perceived, or presented as posing a threat to the US and its allies in general. It was typically used with a particular focus on militant Islamists and al-Qaeda. Although the term is not officially used by the administration of US President Barack Obama ...
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Shivshankar Singh
Shivshankar Singh and 7 more commented on the discussion by Sahil Kakkar
5 hrs ago
Sahil Kakkar - Hafiz Saeed is NOT a terrorist?
WOW ! The mastermind of the deadly 26/11 attacks on Mumbai is NOT a terrorist according to Pakistan. Hafiz Saeed, who has built up so much anger for Indians, is being termed as a 'normal citizen of Pakistan' by Pakistan's high commissioner.┬áIsn't more »
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Shivshankar Singh
Shivshankar Singh reposted the discussion by Sahil Kakkar
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Sahil Kakkar - Hafiz Saeed is NOT a terrorist?
WOW ! The mastermind of the deadly 26/11 attacks on Mumbai is NOT a terrorist according to Pakistan. Hafiz Saeed, who has built up so much anger for Indians, is being termed as a 'normal citizen of Pakistan' by Pakistan's high commissioner.Isn't more »
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Dev Kumarendra
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Durgaprasad Chitturi
Durgaprasad Chitturi commented on the photo by Dev Kashyap
on Oct 16, 2014 , 06:01 am
Dev Kashyap - ISIS kills youth
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