Domestic terrorism
Homegrown terrorism or domestic terrorism is commonly associated with violent acts committed by citizens or permanent residents of a state against their own people or property within that state in eff...
Rampaging South Sudan Troops Raped Foreigners, Killed Local
The soldier pointed his AK-47 at the female aid worker and gave her a choice.
Spy agencies struggle to spot threats from lone, mentally ill attackers
The attacks have a common theme of being carried out by actors with an apparent history of mental illness - but few if any direct links to extremist groups
Authorities Seal Off Oregon Refuge After Leaders Of Occupation Arrested. 1 Killed In Gunfire.
The occupation of a federal wildlife refuge near Burns, Ore., took a violent turn on Jan. 26, when a shooting unfolded during a traffic stop. One member of the armed group was killed and eight were ar...
Union: Cop Dead In Colo. Planned Parenthood Shootings
A police officer died Friday after a man wearing hunting gear and armed with a "long gun" went on a shooting spree inside a Planned Parenthood clinic here, according to the Colorado Fraternal Order o...
Army Veteran, 75, Saves Kids From Knife-Wielding Teen
James Vernon credits his knife-fighting training from 50 years ago for disarming Dustin Brown, 19, inside of a public library Tuesday. A knife-wielding Illinois teen stormed a children's chess class, ...
Chattanooga Shooting: 4 Marines Killed In Attacks On Chattanooga Military Facilities
A gunman unleashed a barrage of gunfire at two military facilities Thursday in Chattanooga, killing four Marines, officials said. The suspect also was killed. Three others were injured, including a po...
Police: Man crashed into Coast Guard Station, assaulted personnel
The Grand Haven Dept. of Public Safety is investigating an attack at the Coast Guard Station.
Terror
Fear is an emotion induced by a threat perceived by living entities, which causes a change in brain and organ function and ultimately a change in behavior, such as running away, hiding or freezing fro...
State terrorism
State terrorism refers to acts of terrorism conducted by a state against a foreign state or people, or against its own people.
There is neither an academic nor an international legal consensus reg...
Definition of terrorism
There is neither an academic nor an international legal consensus regarding the definition of the term terrorism. Various legal systems and government agencies use different definitions. Moreover, gov...
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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, after the decline of ideas such as the divine ...
List of designated terrorist organizations
This is a list of designated terrorist organizations by national governments, former governments and inter-governmental organizations, where the proscription has a significant effect on the group's ac...
List of designated terrorist organizations - Wikipedia
Lone wolf (terrorism)
A lone wolf or lone-wolf fighter is someone who commits or prepares for, or is suspected of committing or preparing for, violent acts in support of some group, movement, or ideology, but who does so a...
State-sponsored terrorism
State-sponsored terrorism is government support of violent non-state actors engaged in terrorism. The identifications of particular examples are usually subject to political dispute.
Afghanistan's...
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Terrorist financing
Terrorism financing came into limelight in the United States after the terrorist attacks in the United States on the 11th September in 2001. The US Government passed the USA PATRIOT Act to, among othe...
Tactics of terrorism
Individuals and organizations use terrorist violence as a tactic to achieve political goals. Contrary to popular opinion, empirical studies of the use of terrorism have found that over 95% of these at...
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, with terrorism. Scholars agree that terror...
History of terrorism - Wikipedia
Rampaging South Sudan Troops Raped Foreigners, Killed Local
The soldier pointed his AK-47 at the female aid worker and gave her a choice.
Spy agencies struggle to spot threats from lone, mentally ill attackers
The attacks have a common theme of being carried out by actors with an apparent history of mental illness - but few if any direct links to extremist groups
Nuclear terrorism
Nuclear terrorism denotes the detonation of a yield-producing nuclear bomb containing fissile material by terrorists. Some definitions of nuclear terrorism include the sabotage of a nuclear facility ...
Iran and state terrorism
Since the declaration of the Islamic Republic of Iran in 1979, the government of Iran has been accused by the USA of funding, providing equipment, weapons, training and giving sanctuary to terrorists....
Iran and state terrorism - Wikipedia
Revolutionary terror
Revolutionary terror (also referred to as Revolutionary terrorism, or a reign of terror)) refers to the institutionalized application of force to counterrevolutionaries, particularly during the French...
Money laundering
Money laundering is the process of transforming the proceeds of crime into ostensibly legitimate money or other assets. However, in a number of legal and regulatory systems, the term money laundering ...
Definitions of terrorism
There is neither an academic nor an international legal consensus regarding the definition of the term terrorism. Various legal systems and government agencies use different definitions. Moreover, gov...
Definitions of terrorism - Wikipedia
Domestic terrorism in the United States
Domestic terrorism in the United States between 1980 and 2000 consisted of incidents confirmed as or suspected to be terrorist acts. These attacks are considered domestic because they were carried out...
Pakistan and state terrorism
In 2009, Pakistani President Asif Zardari admitted at a conference in Islamabad that Pakistan had, in the past created terrorist groups as a tool for its geostrategic agenda. Pakistan had long been ac...
Bioterrorism
Bioterrorism is terrorism involving the intentional release or dissemination of biological agents. These agents are bacteria, viruses, or toxins, and may be in a naturally occurring or a human-modifie...
Bioterrorism - Wikipedia
Aircraft hijacking
Aircraft hijacking (also known as aircraft piracy, especially within the special aircraft jurisdiction of the United States, and informally as skyjacking) is the unlawful seizure of an aircraft by an ...
United States and state terrorism
Several scholars have accused the United States of conducting state terrorism. They have written about the liberal democracies and their use of state terrorism, particularly in relation to the Cold Wa...
Terrorism in Russia
Terrorism in Russia has a long history starting from the times of the Russian Empire. Terrorism, in the modern sense, means violence against civilians to achieve political or ideological objectives by...