Terrorism articles on Wikipedia
Terrorism
redirects here. For other uses, see Terrorist (disambiguation). Terrorism is, in its broadest sense, the use of intentionally indiscriminate violence
Apr 21st 2017



Definitions of terrorism
There is no universal agreement on the definition of terrorism. Various legal systems and government agencies use different definitions. Moreover, governments
Apr 6th 2017



Counter-terrorism
use to combat or prevent terrorism. Counter-terrorism strategies include attempts to counter financing of terrorism. If terrorism is part of a broader insurgency
Apr 22nd 2017



Religious terrorism
Religious terrorism is terrorism carried out based on motivations and goals that have a predominantly religious character or influence. In the modern age
Mar 28th 2017



Terrorism and counter-terrorism in Kazakhstan
The threat of terrorism in Kazakhstan plays an increasingly important role in love relations with the United States which in 2006 were at an all-time
Feb 23rd 2017



State terrorism
Not to be confused with State-sponsored terrorism. State terrorism refers to acts of terrorism conducted by a state against foreign targets or against
Apr 14th 2017



Terrorism in Europe
There is a long history of terrorism in Europe. This has often been linked to nationalist and separatist movements, while other acts have been related
Apr 20th 2017



State-sponsored terrorism
confused with State terrorism. State-sponsored terrorism is government support of violent non-state actors engaged in terrorism. Because of the pejorative
Apr 16th 2017



Islamic terrorism
Islamic terrorism or radical Islamic terrorism, is defined as any terrorist act, set of acts or campaign committed by groups or individuals who profess
Apr 19th 2017



United States and state terrorism
allegations of US state terrorism. For terrorism sponsored by the United States, see United States and state-sponsored terrorism. Several scholars have
Jan 30th 2017



Anti-terrorism legislation
Anti-terrorism legislation are laws with the purpose of fighting terrorism. They usually, if not always, follow specific bombings or assassinations. Anti-terrorism
Mar 26th 2017



Terrorism in Malaysia
extent of terrorism in Malaysia, including historical background, laws concerning terrorism, incidence of terrorism and international terrorism from the
Mar 25th 2017



Left-wing terrorism
Left-wing terrorism (sometimes called MarxistLeninist terrorism or revolutionary/left-wing terrorism) is terrorism meant to overthrow conservative or
Apr 22nd 2017



American terrorism
American terrorism might refer to: Terrorism sponsored by the StatesStates">United States government; see StatesStates">United States and state-sponsored terrorism State terrorism committed
Dec 26th 2016



Communist terrorism
Communist terrorism describes terrorism carried out in the advancement of, or by groups who adhere to, communism or related ideologies, such as Leninism
Mar 26th 2017



Terrorism in Russia
Terrorism in Russia has a long history starting from the time of the Russian Empire. Terrorism, in the modern sense, means violence against civilians to
Apr 17th 2017



Christian terrorism
Christian terrorism comprises terrorist acts by groups or individuals who profess Christian motivations or goals. Main article: Gunpowder Plot The
Apr 17th 2017



Terrorism in Syria
Syrian-Arab-Republic">The Syrian Arab Republic has been a victim of terrorism. Since the start of the Syrian-Civil-WarSyrian Civil War, Syria has been swept by multiple terrorist acts, initiated
Feb 28th 2017



Eco-terrorism
terrorists attacks directed against the environment, see environmental terrorism. Eco-terrorism refers to acts of violence ostensibly committed in support of ecological
Apr 16th 2017



Terrorism in China
Terrorism in China refers to the use or threatened use of violence to affect political or ideological change in the People's Republic of China. The definition
Apr 21st 2017



Domestic terrorism
Homegrown terrorism or domestic terrorism is commonly associated with violent acts committed by citizens or permanent residents of a state against their
Apr 20th 2017



Terrorism in India
includes ethno-nationalist terrorism, religious terrorism, left wing terrorism and narco terrorism. A common definition of terrorism is the systematic use
Apr 10th 2017



Special-interest terrorism
Special-interest terrorism and single-issue terrorism are forms of terrorism that, unlike other forms such as right-wing, left-wing and religious terrorism, tend
Sep 12th 2016



Terrorism financing
Main article: Terrorism Terrorism financing refers to activities that provides financing or financial support to individual terrorists or terrorist groups
Apr 11th 2017



Jewish religious terrorism
ethnic terrorism distinguish between ethnic terrorism and religious terrorism, but admit that the distinction between these forms of terrorism is often
Apr 22nd 2017



State Sponsors of Terrorism
Department of State. For other uses, see State-sponsored terrorism. "State Sponsors of Terrorism" is a designation applied by the United States Department
Apr 11th 2017



Pakistan and state-sponsored terrorism
probably 2008's most active sponsor of terrorism". Pakistan Until Pakistan became a key ally in the War on Terrorism, the US Secretary of State included Pakistan
Mar 25th 2017



Environmental terrorism
violent attacks done in the name of the environment, see Eco-terrorism. Environmental terrorism consists of one or more unlawful actions that harm or destroy
Dec 24th 2016



Sri Lanka and state terrorism
The Sri Lankan state has been accused of state terrorism against the Tamil minority as well as the Sinhalese majority. The Sri Lankan government and the
Jan 30th 2017



Terrorism insurance
Terrorism insurance is insurance purchased by property owners to cover their potential losses and liabilities that might occur due to terrorist activities
Apr 13th 2017



Terrorism in Uzbekistan
Terrorism in Uzbekistan is more prevalent than in any other Central Asian state. Prior to the 2001 invasion of Afghanistan, the Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan
Feb 23rd 2017



Terrorism in the United Kingdom
Terrorism in the United Kingdom, according to the Home Office, poses a significant threat to the state. 1834 people were arrested in the United Kingdom
Apr 15th 2017



Right-wing terrorism
Right-wing terrorism is terrorism motivated by a variety of ideologies and beliefs, including anti-communism, neo-fascism, and a mindset against abortion
Apr 17th 2017



Terrorism Risk Insurance Act
The Terrorism Risk Insurance Act (TRIA) (www.congress.gov/bill/107th-congress/house-bill/3210, Pub.L. 107–297) is a United States federal law signed into
Jul 23rd 2016



Nationalist terrorism
Nationalist terrorism is a form of terrorism motivated by nationalism. Nationalist terrorists seek to form self-determination in some form, which may range
Feb 11th 2017



History of terrorism
The history of terrorism is a history of well-known and historically significant individuals, entities, and incidents associated, whether rightly or wrongly
Apr 22nd 2017



Terrorism Act 2000
The Terrorism Act 2000 (c.11) is the first of a number of general Terrorism Acts passed by the Parliament of the United Kingdom. It superseded and repealed
Mar 30th 2017



Terrorism in Australia
Terrorism in Australia deals with terrorist acts in Australia as well as steps taken by Australian governments to counter the threat of terrorism. In
Apr 17th 2017



Terrorism Act 2006
anti-terrorism law passed in the United Kingdom. For similar laws passed in other countries, see Anti-terrorism legislation. For other UK anti-terrorism acts
Apr 6th 2017



Iran and state-sponsored terrorism
States State Department describes Iran as an “active state sponsor of terrorism.” Former US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice elaborated stating, "Iran
Apr 22nd 2017



Terrorism in Canada
Terrorism in Canada has occurred on numerous occasions in the country's history. Some terrorism is related to external events and nationalities. Some
Apr 22nd 2017



Nuclear terrorism
Nuclear terrorism refers to an act of terrorism in which a person or people belonging to a terrorist organization detonates a nuclear device. Some definitions
Apr 21st 2017



Terrorism Act, 1967
The Terrorism Act No 83 of 1967 was a law of the South African Apartheid regime until all except section 7 was repealed under the Internal Security and
Aug 24th 2016



Terrorism in Yemen
In its war on terrorism in Yemen, the US government describes Yemen as "an important partner in the global war on terrorism". There have been attacks
Apr 17th 2017



Terrorism in Germany
Germany has experienced significant terrorism in its history, particularly during the Weimar Republic and during the Cold War, carried out by far-left
Apr 22nd 2017



Terrorism Acts
Parliament passed a series of Terrorism Acts that were aimed at terrorism in general, rather than specifically focused on terrorism related to Northern Ireland
Apr 7th 2017



Terrorism and the Soviet Union
Union and other communist states were major sponsors of international terrorism. NATO and also the Italian, German and British governments saw violence
Feb 15th 2017



Terrorism in Pakistan
Terrorism in Pakistan has become a major and highly destructive phenomenon in recent years. The annual death toll from terrorist attacks has risen from
Apr 20th 2017



Tactics of terrorism
The tactics of terrorism are diverse. As important as the actual attacks is the cultivation in the target population of the fear of such attacks, so that
Mar 29th 2017



Symbolism of terrorism
Terrorism serves to communicate a message from terrorists to a target audience (TA). Symbols play an important role in this communication, through graphics
Apr 20th 2017





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