state-sponsored terrorism


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terrorism practiced by a government against its own people or in support of international terrorism

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And not now, in 2004 Pakistan agreed that their territories will not be allowed to be used by forces inimical to India," he added, when he was asked to comment that India says that this is state-sponsored terrorism and Pakistan says it is not state-sponsored terrorism.
Iran itself has been the victim of state-sponsored terrorism, which has claimed the lives of thousands of innocent Iranian people", said Alireza Miryousefi, spokesman for Iran's UN mission.
WASHINGTON, May 30 (KUNA) -- The United State is facing an increasingly decentralized and geographically broader terrorist threat, according to a State Department report that showed an uptick in Iran's state-sponsored terrorism.
The Libyans raised the issue of compensation and the delegation reiterated that the investigation was focused on identifying others involved in this act of state-sponsored terrorism.
The Crown Office said: "The trial accepted that Megrahi acted in furtherance of Libyan intelligence services in an act of state-sponsored terrorism and did not act alone.
That state-sponsored terrorism should accompany its dissolution surprised no one with this knowledge.
government to put North Korea back on a list of state sponsors of terrorism, arguing the unresolved abduction issue means the ongoing act of state-sponsored terrorism by Pyongyang.
Hizbullah MP Hassan Fadlallah was quoted by AL HAYAT as saying, "This was an act of state-sponsored terrorism and it requires international sanctions to be imposed on Israel.
sanctions, has had strained relations with Washington which accuses Khartoum of state-sponsored terrorism and of atrocities in the western Darfur region.
Byman's examination of state-sponsored terrorism flows logically from his definitions and analysis of the nature of state sponsorship, through his detailed post-cold-war case studies, to his recommendations on tools for halting state-supported terrorism.
Such a proposal, if enacted, would set precedent for future State Department proposals to immunize any government now on the "state sponsors" list, especially Cuba, but also Syria, Iran, Sudan, and North Korea, against similar actions brought by victims of their state-sponsored terrorism, whether residing in the U.
Bipartisan Bill Directs State Pension Funds to Divest Holdings in Companies Supporting Genocide and State-Sponsored Terrorism
The parliamentary Intelligence and Security Committee said the possibility of Iranian state-sponsored terrorism was now considered one of the main threats facing the UK.
The parliamentary Intelligence and Security Committee - which oversees the agencies - said the possibility of Iranian state-sponsored terrorism was now considered one of the main threats facing the UK.
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