extremist


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Synonyms for extremist

Synonyms for extremist

one who holds extreme views or advocates extreme measures

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

Synonyms for extremist

a person who holds extreme views

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(used of opinions and actions) far beyond the norm

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The ISD study recommends that: 'Kenyans of all backgrounds need to begin a process of safely and effectively countering the divisive messages of extremists, particularly during the times of political uncertainty which extremists exploit.
For example, on the basis of a statement by the prosecutor's office, the extremist websites of extremist organizations of Hizb ut-Tahrir-al-Islami, the Taliban, the Islamic State and other organizations, banned in the republic, were recognized as extremist by the decision of the Oktyabrsky district court of Bishkek.
The law enforcement bodies revealed that all 7 detainees are active members of the Hizb ut-Tahrir extremist organizations.
A detailed study of the road to radicalisation among Muslim extremists in Britain has identified six individuals as being key to the overall problem.
YouTube said many extremist videos are removed before complaints are made.
The attack began with a blast at the remote Af-Urur camp, roughly 100 kilometres (62 miles) west of the commercial hub of Bossaso, before the extremists overran the base and killed soldiers at close range, said senior military official Ahmed Mohamed.
Prison officers, on the front line, will be equipped to crack down on extremist behaviour.
The secret agencies have information that these extremist have made allience with criminal elements and this evil nexus could carry out terror and sectarian attacks in the country.
He said that over the past several decades, extremist activities across the forest belt had been suppressed by increased policing and counter-offensives by military and paramilitary forces.
In a meeting at the Russian embassy, leaders of the organization asked Russian officials to remove publications of the Jehovah's Witnesses from the Russian government's list of extremist materials, according to Dean Jacek, spokesperson of the Watch Tower Bible and Tract Society, the legal and corporate arm of the Jehovah's Witnesses.
MULTAN -- Former foreign minister and PTI leader Shah Mehmood Qureshi has condemned assault by a Hindu extremist group at Chairman Pakistan Cricket Board's meeting in Mumbai.
The suspects have not been publicly accused of the Duma firebombing, but of unspecified links to a "Jewish extremist organisation".
born far right-wing Rabbi Meir Kahane, and Eviatar Slonim had been placed under administrative detention for their alleged involvement with extremist groups.
The Government of Kyrgyzstan proposes to block access to information resources, including the Internet sites, with available extremist materials in the pretrial order.
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.