Twenty-first century has seen a host of unhealthy attempts to justify torture and other cruel, inhuman and degrading treatment and punishment in the name of "protection of national security" and the so-called "war against terrorism". This the-end-justifies-the-means logic is not, and will never be, a solution to the problem of "terrorism" - a term which has yet to be defined by the United Nations General Assembly, and which is frequently misused by various authorities and organisations.


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