terrorist groups


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terrorist groups

Any element, regardless of size or espoused cause, that commits acts of violence or threatens violence in pursuit of its political, religious, or ideological objectives. See also terrorism.
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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.
The armed terrorist groups have been targeting pipelines of transferring oil, gas and oil derivatives by explosive devices.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Several terrorist groups started a military operation under the name of 'Nasrat al-Mazloum' in Northern Aleppo to smash the rival militant group of Jabhat al-Shamia.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Head of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps Public Relations Department General Ramezan Sharif announced that the IRGC forces have dismantled two terrorist groups who sought to carry out sabotage acts inside Iran, adding that they were mercenaries of Saudi Arabia.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- A senior Iranian intelligence ministry official announced that the country's security forces have thwarted several plots and attempts by 30 terrorist groups other than the ISIL.
This came during a seminar in Madrid held by the European Press Association for the Arab World in collaboration with the International Institute for Non-Violent Actions, entitled "Financing terrorist groups in Europe: purposes, results and future".
Last week, Russian Federal Security Service (FSB) Director Alexander Bortnikov, who chairs Russia's National Antiterrorism Committee (NAC) said that the threat from international terrorist groups, including Daesh, and North Caucasus armed gangs, remains in crowded places.
There is a need to use iron hand to wipe out Islamic State-inspired, terrorist groups like the Abu Sayyaf and Maute who kill and behead Muslims, Christians and just anyone opposed to their radical religious views.
A military source told SANA that army units on Monday morning carried out concentrated bombardments against two terrorist groups in al-Yadouda town and in Daraa al-Balad area.
Financiers of terrorist groups or terrorist acts are to be sentenced to death.
Baghdad (NINA) -- First Deputy of Parliament Speaker, Qusay Al Suhail, called on the security forces "to launch preemptive strikes to the terrorist groups and prevent them from achieving their agendas aiming at killing and intimidating the civilians.
The following sections expand on the variety of criminal activities associated with terrorist groups.