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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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The horrible terrorist crime that targeted the Iman Mosque near Damascus .
Peoples' struggle including armed struggle against foreign occupation, aggression, colonialism, and hegemony, aimed at liberation and self-determination in accordance with the principles of international Jaw shall not be considered a terrorist crime.
Hezbollah said that the assassination of Roshan "is a terrorist crime in the full sense of the term, targeting a great scientist who has contributed to the development and advancement of Iran" and to enhancing the "scientific independence" of the country.
He stressed that the security authorities begun investigations of this terrorist crime.
The letters said that armed terrorist organizations perpetrated today, on September 14 th , 2015 a new terrorist crime against civilians in al-Hasaka where two suicide terrorists blew themselves up with two car bombs in Khashman and al-Mahata neighborhoods, killing more than 26 civilians and injuring 100 others, most of them children and women.
He added that the terrorist attack pushed the Syrian government to ask the Security Council and Secretary General of the UN to form an international inquiry committee as soon as possible to investigate into this terrorist crime, but the arrival of the committee was delayed for 5 months because of the hindering practiced by known countries," Mikdad said.
As for the "terrorist organization," the law has described it as "any group, society or commission, comprised of 3 or more persons, aiming to commit one or more than one terrorist crime, and the terrorist, being the person, who committed or tried to commit a terrorist crime, intentionally, through any direct or indirect means, or having shared in committing it or pushing an illegal responsible person to commit it or having enrolled in a terrorist organization.
Amnesty said the draft law, which was reviewed by a government committee in June but has yet to be passed, allows authorities to prosecute peaceful dissent as a terrorist crime.
Judges in Northern Ireland should know the public want tougher sentences for serious terrorist crime - and they demand it.
TAP) - Six individuals, including three brothers, involved in a terrorist support group, were arrested in Kasserine by the National Terrorist Crime Investigation Unit in El Aouina for secretly supplying terrorists with foodstuffs, through a grocery store they own, the Interior Ministry said in a statement Friday.