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Synonyms for terrorism

the calculated use of violence (or the threat of violence) against civilians in order to attain goals that are political or religious or ideological in nature

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Here are some frequently asked questions and answers about terrorism insurance for businesses in the U.
Synopsis This report offers detailed analysis of the global Police Modernization and Counter Terrorism market with market size forecasts covering the next ten years.
He further stressed that the world has failed to experience peace and security because of terrorism, and said, "Now terrorism has grown so powerful that no country can remain safe from this evil phenomenon.
The declaration also called terrorism "the biggest challenge facing the region", and admitted that terrorism posed a serious threat to peace and security in the region, undermining harmony, friendly and good neighbourly relations and cooperation among the countries of the region.
The American bishops affirmed that our nation "has a moral right and a grave obligation to defend the common good against mass terrorism," but also the obligation to address the non-military issues of poverty, injustice, and humanitarian crises that terrorists exploit.
Hawala is not necessarily synonymous with money laundering or even white-collar crime or terrorism financing.
A recent report from Marsh finds the purchase of property terrorism insurance in 2005 varied considerably, depending on a company's total insured values, location and industry sector.
The President's Working Group, an agency that operates at the behest of the administration, will present a study to Congress on Friday outlining the current market conditions for terrorism insurance.
Treasury Department released a questionnaire soliciting industry input regarding the long-term availability and affordability of terrorism insurance in the U.
In the United States, thankfully, you can glorify terrorism every day.
He shows the relationship of globalization to violence and advances a coherent definition of terrorism (that includes actions by governments) based on material reality.
An enduring mystery in the German insurance market is why German companies do not feel compelled to buy coverage for terrorism risks, despite major attacks in London this year and Madrid, Spain, last year.
Law in the War on International Terrorism," from Transnational Publications (Ardsley, NY) is a new book that was written in response to the changes in international laws on terrorism that have taken place since 9/11.
11 - they issued a fatwa against extremism, terrorism and suicide bombing.
The Department of Defense Regional Counterterrorism Fellowship Program recently funded an especially productive and memorable DIILS MET Seminar to New Delhi, India on the Legal Aspects of Combating Terrorism.