terrorist act

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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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It affirmed Bahrain's unwavering support to Saudi Arabia to maintain its security and protect its interests, vowing full solidarity and backing its efforts to eradicate terrorist acts of all forms.
In a statement, the Bahraini Ministry of Foreign Affairs reaffirmed its firm and supportive stance with the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia efforts, in taking measures to preserve its security and protect its interests, expressing solidarity and full standing, in its efforts to eradicate these terrorist acts, in all its forms and manifestations, calling for taking all serious and strict stopping of such terrorist acts and attacks and all those who support and fund them.
Special 120 days for all convicts of life imprisonment, except those convicted of murder, espionage, anti-state activities, sectarianism, Zina robbery, dacoity, kidnapping / abduction and terrorist acts, if they have undergone 2/3rd of their substantive sentence of imprisonment.
Total remission to male prisoners who are 65 years of age or above and have undergone at least 1/3rd of their substantive sentence of imprisonment, except those involved in culpable homicide and those involved in terrorist act, as defined in the Anti-Terrorism (Second Amendment) Ordinance, 1999 (No.
'Ang ating basehan lamang dahil ang operasyon sa lugar na yan matagal na nilang hangarin na maghasik ng lagim sa pamamagitan ng terrorist acts,' he said.
A special remission of 60 days per year was approved from the date of sentence for male prisoners who are 60 years of age or above and have undergone at least one third of their sentence except those involved in culpable homicide and those involved in terrorist acts.
Hats off to New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Arden who before all considered the deed a wanton terrorist act committed by a bigot and a fascist.
SHURA Council members have rejected amendments by MPs that would have seen those found guilty of inciting others to commit terrorist acts get off lightly.
' Further he informed him 'we would like to affirm once more to you and to the friendly and brotherly Iranian people that we are with you with all the power we have against these terrorist acts, and we hope that backers, financers and proponents of terrorism will understand that this danger threatens mankind as a whole, urging them to reconsider their positions in backing terrorism in various parts of the world' He imparted his article published in Daily Messenger and handed over condolence letters to him addressed to Ayatollah Uzma Syed Ali Khamenei and Hassan Rouhani, President, the Islamic Republic of Iran.
Damascus, SANA-President Bashar al-Assad sent on Saturday a cable of condolences to Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, expressing deep condolences for the victims of the criminal terrorist act against a military parade in Ahvaz city to the south of Iran.
Below are some of the statements issued: * This terrorist act is incompatible with the Islamic religion and human values.
''The UAE condemns this coward terrorist act, which seeks to undermine the security of the Kingdom of Bahrain,'' the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation said in a statement, affirming the country's unequivocal position against all forms of violence and terrorism.
They have been charged with preparing for terrorist acts, contrary to section five of the Terrorist Act 2006, between May 26 and August 27.
The other, aged 20, was arrested on suspicion of funding terrorism and failure to disclose information regarding a terrorist act. He was also arrested on suspicion of preparing terrorist acts under a separate investigation by the South East Counter Terrorism Unit.
The Foreign Ministry in statement it issued, Wednesday, condemned the terrorist act which contradicts all the humanitarian values, the norms and the international laws .
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