terrorist group terrorist group

Definition(s):

  • (n) a political movement that uses terror as a weapon to achieve its goals

Usage(s):

  1. At 20, Marwan is already a battle-hardened insurgent, a jihadi foot soldier in Abu Mousab al-Zarqawi's terrorist group, al-Qaeda in Iraq.
  2. Public Order Minister Vyron Polydoras said the attack bore the hallmarks of a local, rather than foreign, terrorist group.
  3. Arnulfo Alvarado, say Philippine officials, was the name of a member, now dead, of the Abu Sayyaf terrorist group.

News

  1. The East — review and interview

    The East is a cult like eco-terrorist group that likes to concoct payback schemes that give the pharmaceutical companies and factories a taste of their own medicine (sometimes literally). There are a number of things that make this an extremely …
    on June 12, 2013     Source: FOX 5 San Diego

  2. Ireland opposes Hezbollah terrorist label

      (JNS.org) Israeli government officials are accusing Ireland of leading EU opposition to officially labeling Hezbollah a terrorist group. Major European nations such as Germany and France now support the... Read more »
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Jewish Ledger

  3. Nigerian vigilantes seeking, detaining members of terrorist group

    MAIDUGURI, Nigeria, June 11 (UPI) -- Groups of youths in northern Nigeria say they have detained 10 people in an effort to help government forces track down members of a terrorist group.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: UPI

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