extremist

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one who holds extreme views or advocates extreme measures

holding especially political views that deviate drastically and fundamentally from conventional or traditional beliefs

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a person who holds extreme views

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(used of opinions and actions) far beyond the norm

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Yes, we must expose the extremists who call for violence and intolerance but you simply can't label an entire religion, and everyone within it, as 'suspect'.
He said extremism was on rise in India during Narendra Modi regime and Muslims were being tortured by the extremist groups.
The past 18 months has seen a big change in the way that extremists use the internet to target their radical ideology directly at young minds.
These people aren't just extremists, they are also despicable farright groups too, and what links them all is their aim to groom young people and brainwash their minds.
Al Azhari said extremists misuse this verse to label fellow Muslims as disbelievers and "this has become a common practice, that we need to move away from and abandon this mentality".
But senior Tory MP David Davis called it an "authoritarian" attack on free speech that will alienate people more and potentially make the extremist threat worse.
The film includes stories and powerful testimonials of five former UK extremists (Islamists and far right) in a 15-minute film, to create a community-led counter-narrative on extremism.
International radical groups also have the same tools of communication at their disposal, and are willing to use these tools to influence and motivate, or conversely, manipulate and coerce people from all walks of life into taking extremist and violent action.
Egypt's decision to step up its fight against the Islamic State in Libya could have the unhappy effect of causing extremists to intensify their fight against the government at home.
BANNU -- An extremist reportedly killed by the security forces during a clash occurred in Bannu district of the Pakistan's Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) province on Sunday.
led air strikes, have been battling the extremists for months.
Summary: The king of Saudi Arabia issued an impassioned plea Friday to confront all those who are seeking to hijack Islam through extremism, coupling it with a stern warning -- those who fail to do so will become the first victim of extremists.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Buddhist extremists in a popular tourist region in Sri Lanka defied a curfew imposed by police, causing mayhem for a second night.
SILIANA, (TAP) - The clashes resumed, Wednesday evening in Rouhia, between the security forces and religious extremists close to Ansar al-Chari movement.
ISLAMABAD -- Information Minister said that after occupying geographical/territorial parts of the country, extremists wants to wipe-out civilization, traditions and values of our society but they will never allow to do so.