The first-ever International Day of Remembrance and tribute to Victims of Terrorism
Published: August 22, 2018
The first-ever International Day of Remembrance and tribute to the Victims of Terrorism is observed by United Nations on 21st August 2018 to honour the innocent victims of terror attacks around the world, who will forever remain in our hearts. As per resolution 72/165 (2017), the international day will serve as a reminder to stop and listen to the victims and survivors of terrorism, to raise up their voices and recognize the impact terrorism has on their lives.
Topics: Definitions of terrorism • Human rights abuses • International Day of Remembrance and Tribute to the Victims of Terrorism • International Relations • National security • Reactions to the 2014 Peshawar school massacre • Reactions to the November 2015 Paris attacks • State terrorism • Terrorism