An act of terrorism can stop a country in its tracks and lead to citizens being stripped of their rights. So what do countries usually do after an attack?
France’s state of emergency may last months
“Hollande to propose changes to constitution such as increased surveillance and stripping citizenship amid safety threat.”
Special report: America’s perpetual state of emergency
“The United States is in a perpetual state of national emergency.”
List of Non-Derogable Rights and Freedoms under Article 4 of the ICCPR
“1. Every human being has the inherent right to life. This right shall be protected by law. No one shall be arbitrarily deprived of his life.”
“To authorize the use of United States Armed Forces against those responsible for the recent attacks launched against the United States.”
Music Track Courtesy of APM Music: “Facing facts”
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