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  1. Troop violence has roots in history of US

    Posted May 12th 2004, 12:00am by Peter Kammerer

    ... perception of violence in the US since the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, and a long-held American pattern of thinking described as a 'frontier mentality' could help explain ... of the wild west, with Americans pushing to the edge and the violence involved, and within that always having a fascination for the gun,' he suggested. 'In Iraq, like Vietnam, you don't ...

  2. Balance of Power

    Posted Aug 01st 2004, 12:00am by Diana McPartlin

    ... Diana McPartlin Balance of Power by Richard North Patterson Pan $90 Gun violence in America is a subject of daunting complexity, spanning politics, law, medicine, public health ... executives and a woman trapped in an abusive marriage with a gun-wielding husband. Patterson is a strong advocate of common-sense measures to curb gun violence. He's a member of several ...

  3. Voters still gripped by fear of the gun

    Posted Sep 29th 2004, 12:00am by Maseeh Rahman

    ... the national disarmament programme. 'Basically, lack of transport has prevented us from giving up the guns,' he said. 'We will disarm next year.' Besides fear, some detect a quiet ... of a gun any more in Afghanistan. But as the country heads towards its first presidential election on October 9, the AK-47 and the militia men who wield the assault rifle still exert a subtle ...

  4. violence meter

    Posted Jul 11th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... PHYSICAL ASSAULT Minor: throwing something at partner, pulling hair, twisting arm, pushing, grabbing, slapping. Severe: using a knife or gun, hitting partner with something, choking, burning, scalding, kicking. INJURY Minor: sprains or bruises. Severe: passing out, broken bones. PSYCHOLOGICAL AGGRESSION Minor: insults, swearing, shouting, storming out of room. Severe: calling ...

  5. US-led force an easy scapegoat for anger over horrific violence

    Posted Jun 15th 2004, 12:00am by Borzou Daragahi

    ... Borzou Daragahi It was another horrific act of violence in the Iraqi capital during another busy rush-hour morning. This time the scene was al-Tahrir Square, a busy intersection familiar ... likely to have set off the massive explosion, they targeted the US-led occupation force. 'We want to get rid of the Americans as soon as possible,' one man screamed. 'We want them ...

  6. Shenzhen police struggle against rising tide of violence

    Posted Aug 31st 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... battle against crime heats up. Officers say they are struggling against violence, and about 150 have been attacked in 115 separate cases in the city since the start of last year. Two officers ... 'Violence against traffic police was also very serious. Many illegal motorists and taxi drivers attacked officers with bricks and splashed them with diesel.' Most of the attacked officers ...

  7. No mercy

    Posted Mar 24th 2004, 12:00am by David Watkins

    ... 2am.' 'Most of us wear suits and we're not the type of people who really think about violence,' says Calvin Wong. 'So, something like this is good. I think people here ... Being willing- and able- to annihilate an attacker is the best self defence, visiting US expert Tim Larkin tells David Watkins in a killer class WHILE THE AVERAGE self-defence class offers ...

  8. Lessons of violence

    Posted Apr 04th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Violence resulted when police and demonstrators against Beijing's interpretation of the Basic Law clashed at the Central Government Offices. What are the lessons for both parties from this incident? Share your views: write to us. ...

  9. Increased violence not the right course in Iraq

    Posted Sep 20th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in Iraq. At best, it said, the instability and violence is set to continue. At worst, the report foresaw a descent into civil war. There are disturbing signs that the insurgency- and the US ... forces will also take part. Such an operation would be most unlikely to rid the city of rebels. And the inevitable civilian casualties would only breed further resentment and violence. US ...

  10. End the cycle of violence

    Posted Mar 26th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... There is a difference between fighting terrorism and fighting terrorists. The US and Britain are the driving force in combating terrorists. But can anyone honestly say that the world is a much safer place since President George W. Bush declared war on terrorism? The way US officials are fighting terrorists is turning themselves into terrorists. Terror spawns more terror. ...




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