Hizb ut-Tahrir

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Noun1.Hizb ut-Tahrir - the most popular and feared Islamic extremist group in central Asia; advocates `pure' Islam and the creation of a worldwide Islamic state
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
Asia - the largest continent with 60% of the earth's population; it is joined to Europe on the west to form Eurasia; it is the site of some of the world's earliest civilizations
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"As a result of March 28 events held in Moscow Region and Penza Region, the illegal activity of the organized, deeply clandestine structure of the international terrorist organization 'Islamic Party of Liberation' ('Hizb ut-Tahrir Al-Islami') was suppressed," the Federal Security Service said at the time.
Meanwhile, the Hizb ut-Tahrir al-Islami (Islamic Liberation Party) said the NISS has detained several party members and filed a suit for malicious prosecution against them for distributing a pamphlet criticizing the rise in fuel and electricity price.
A criminal case against one of the leaders of Hizb ut-Tahrir al-Islami banned terrorist organization, accused of preparing a violent seizure of power and change of the constitutional order in Russia, was sent to the Moscow court.