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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In the United Kingdom, the Right-wing terrorism could be seen in the form of Irish Republican Army (IRA), which, in opposition to the partition of Ireland, launched terrorist campaign in Ulster and in England during the inter-war period.
Right-wing terrorism has resulted in parties taking power directly in Germany and Italy before World War II, as well as leading to the establishment of conservative authoritarian regimes.
Right-wing violence is mainly investigated as right-wing extremism and not as right-wing terrorism.