According to Title 18 of the US Code:
(1) the term “international terrorism” means activities that—
(C) occur primarily outside the territorial jurisdiction of the United States, or transcend national boundaries in terms of the means by which they are accomplished, the persons they appear intended to intimidate or coerce, or the locale in which their perpetrators operate or seek asylum;
(4) the term “act of war” means any act occurring in the course of—
According to the above definitions, if terrorism is a criminal act, and not an act of war, shouldn't terrorists be tried as criminals OR should we change the US Code?
Answer by xxhazeldovexx at 9:53 PM on May. 8, 2011
Answer by yourspecialkid at 10:45 PM on May. 8, 2011
Answer by grlygrlz2 at 10:54 PM on May. 8, 2011
Answer by grlygrlz2 at 10:56 PM on May. 8, 2011
Answer by adnilm at 7:59 AM on May. 9, 2011
Ask George Bush, He started a "WAR ON TERROR"
Answer by sweet-a-kins at 8:08 AM on May. 9, 2011
Answer by sweet-a-kins at 8:10 AM on May. 9, 2011
Answer by itsmesteph11 at 8:42 AM on May. 9, 2011
Answer by tnmomofive at 11:26 AM on May. 9, 2011
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