terrorist group

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Noun1.terrorist group - a political movement that uses terror as a weapon to achieve its goals
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
political movement - a group of people working together to achieve a political goal
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He operated wholly alone, but he created a thousandfold more terror and achieved a thousandfold more destruction than all the terrorist groups added together.
On Monday, the notorious terrorist group, ISIL, engaged in heavy clashes with rival militants in Dalha village in the Northern countryside of Aleppo.
The military leader of "Ahrar al-Sham" terrorist group, Ahmad Khalifa al-Muheimid, and leader of "Jund al-Malahem" terrorist group, Abu Abdullah Nahteh, were killed in the northern countryside of the province.
The endorsed law also stipulates rigorous imprisonment of any person who joins a terrorist group, imprisonment for life of an individual who may coerce another to join a terrorist group or ban him (her) from breaking away.
BAGHDAD / Nina / The National Intelligence Service announced on Sunday the dismantling of a terrorist group involved with murder and terrorism, made up of 31 people in what is called the state of Baghdad.
According to spokesman for the Interior Ministry Mohamed Ali Laroui, the victim kidnapped, Sunday, by a terrorist group had been decapitated.
NyAMEY (CyHAN)- Military operations against the terrorist Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) will continue together with talks between Turkish officials and the PKK's jailed leader aimed at disarming the terrorist group, Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoy-an said on Wednesday.
The State National Security Committee of Kyrgyzstan revealed connection of a leader of a terrorist group with former military prosecutor Kubatbek Jojonaliev, who was detained on October 3 following the rally demanding nationalization of Kumtor project in Bishkek, AKIpress was told in the national security agency on October 26.
Addressing a press conference on Wednesday, he said that Police has detained a terrorist group involved in terrorists activities and sectarian violence in the area adding that three detainees of the terrorists group were also involved in remote control bomb attack at DSP Kolachi on 18th May 2010.
Military Investigating Magistrate Fadi Sawwan sentenced Rami Issa Abdallah to death for belonging to a terrorist group with the aim of conducting terrorist acts.
After purchasing the substance in multiton quantities, smugglers associated with one terrorist group moved truckloads of it into the United States to feed methamphetamine labs in California and neighboring southwestern states.
Ditto for the history of Hezbollah, the Shiite Arab terrorist group in Lebanon created in the 1980s by Iranian mullahs.