Advances in Sensing with Security Applications (NATO by Jim Byrnes

By Jim Byrnes

The fusion of uncomplicated rules in arithmetic, biology, and chemistry with ongoing advancements in and computation bargains the promise of even more refined and exact sensing functions than at the moment exist. Coupled with the dramatic upward push within the want for surveillance in innumerable features of our day-by-day lives led to via antagonistic acts deemed incredible just a couple of brief years in the past, the time is ripe for scientists within the various parts of sensing and safety to hitch jointly in a concerted attempt to strive against the recent manufacturers of terrorism.

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The bombing of the nightclub in Bali grew from a local terrorist plot to conduct a number of small bombings on soft targets to the large-scale bombing after al Qaeda contributed bomb making expertise and resources to JI [24]. In general, al Qaeda’s influence on Muslim ethno-nationalists is growing in the Philippines, Indonesia, Thailand, India-Pakistan and Russia through both imitation and the provision of direct training and resources. JI is a particularly good example of the impact al Qaeda has had.

The MNG was responsible for the well-publicized hostage taking at Moscow Theater in October 2002. When Barayev died in the attack, remnants of the group reportedly formed the extremely violent Riyad us-Saliheyn Martyrs’ Brigade, which has claimed responsibility for the most heinous terrorist attacks in recent Russian history including the destruction of the pro-Russian Chechen government building in 2002 which killed 72, and an attack nearly a year later on a Russian hospital which killed 52. The group, like the LTTE, has also used women suicide bombers, both to bring down an airplane in August 2004 and to bomb Russian subways [41].

1 Increasing Lethality First, selected terrorist groups are motivated and capable of killing more people in single or coordinated attacks than ever before. While the United States has been the target of terrorism for at least 35 years, more than three times as many people were killed on September 11, 2001 than in the history of modern terrorism until that day [28]. Worldwide, 14 modern terrorist operations achieved a death toll great than 100 before September 11 [32]. Since September 11, there have been several attacks with more than 100 deaths.

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