Terrorism

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As defined by the US FBI, 'the unlawful use of force against persons or property to intimidate or coerce a government, the civilian population or any segment thereof, in the furtherance of political or social objectives'
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It is not just a matter of personal connections with the Dulles family or having worked for the foreign service that connects Scott to the sites of political terror.
The film is an uncompromising look at political terror and willful ignorance, two sins that are equally abhorrent in Sayles' eyes.
For saying so, Rivlin was lambasted by Republicans and reprimanded by Democrats, a response typical of the political terror aroused by the subject of entitlements.
This decision lets Mugabe and his henchmen know that the civilized world will not allow their political terror to go unpunished.
A spokesman for his magazine added: "Saddam must assume responsibility for ignoring United Nations recommendations on protecting the Kurds living in the north of the country and other acts of political terror.
Franz Miller, president of the county bar association, likened the recall movement to the political terror of 1950s McCarthyism.
Actions taken to monitor America's defense industry," for example, are compared to the political terror unleashed by "the Red Guard during its heyday in communist China.
were part of an ongoing campaign of state and political terror by government forces against opposition strongholds.
The Empire State gunman murdered because of money and not for political terror, it was revealed last night.
States from the political terror in their homeland.