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Definition of Terrorism


  1. The act of terrorizing, or state of being terrorized; a mode of government by terror or intimidation.
  2. The practise of coercing governments to accede to political demands by committing violence on civilian targets; any similar use of violence to achieve goals.

Terrorism Quotations

Human rights are not only violated by terrorism, repression or assassination, but also by unfair economic structures that creates huge inequalities.
Pope Francis

The war we are fighting today against terrorism is a multifaceted fight. We have to use every tool in our toolkit to wage this war - diplomacy, finance, intelligence, law enforcement, and of course, military power - and we are developing new tools as we go along.
Richard Armitage

Everybody's worried about stopping terrorism. Well, there's a really easy way: stop participating in it.
Noam Chomsky

There is no doubt that our nation's security and defeating terrorism trump all other priorities.
Arlen Specter

Nothing, nothing justifies terrorism.
Mahmoud Darwish
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Terrorism Translations

terrorism in Dutch is terrorisme
terrorism in French is terrorisme
terrorism in German is Terrorismus
terrorism in Portuguese is terrorismo
terrorism in Spanish is terrorismo
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