September 12, 2011
9/11 changed the world. This is what most of the comments made this week-end stipulate. The world seems to have shrunk in many ways in the last decade. It goes without saying that we still suffer the consequences: thousands of innocent people killed at 9/11, the wars in Iraq, in Afghanistan, the wave of violence and terror with attacks in Europe (Madrid and London), in North Africa, in the Middle East, in Indonesia, in India and elsewhere. The terrorists have no reason to kill innocent people or involve them in their fight without motives!
Terrorism affects society. The most effective way to counter it is to reaffirm our values – this is exactly what terrorists want to destroy. This was the strong answer of the Norwegian leadership following the terrorist attacks in Oslo this summer. The Norwegians were outstandingly unanimous in declaring that the best response to terrorism is a strong […]