radical cell

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Noun1.radical cell - a cell of terrorists (usually 3 to 5 members); "to insure operational security the members of adjacent terrorist cells usually don't know each other or the identity of their leadership"
act of terrorism, terrorism, terrorist act - the calculated use of violence (or the threat of violence) against civilians in order to attain goals that are political or religious or ideological in nature; this is done through intimidation or coercion or instilling fear
cadre, cell - a small unit serving as part of or as the nucleus of a larger political movement
operational cell - a terrorist cell that performs clandestine activities
intelligence cell - a terrorist cell whose members are trained to perform reconnaissance and surveillance
auxiliary cell - a terrorist cell responsible for logistics; usually large and less compartmentalized than other terrorist cells
terrorist - a radical who employs terror as a political weapon; usually organizes with other terrorists in small cells; often uses religion as a cover for terrorist activities
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The troops were caught in an ambush in the western Mount Chmbi area, where soldiers have been hunting a radical cell for months, the report said.
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This discovery of the camp was linked to a radical cell Sudanese authorities were monitoring in Khartoum few weeks prior to that but abruptly dropped off the radar and its members were never found.
He was described as the key player behind a radical cell committed to fighting jihad with their "Muslim brothers".
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He was part of a radical cell who believed in fighting a Holy War in Afghanistan with their "Muslim brothers," Manchester Crown Court was told.
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The discussion of violence happened during secret "book club" meetings that the radical cell allegedly conducted over an 18-month period in four states during which they studied firebomb construction, surveillance techniques, target selection and other topics, Engdall said.