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accomplished by force

extreme in degree, strength, or effect

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acting with or marked by or resulting from great force or energy or emotional intensity

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effected by force or injury rather than natural causes

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(of colors or sounds) intensely vivid or loud

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marked by extreme intensity of emotions or convictions

characterized by violence or bloodshed

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Markey noted that the numbers don't add up when it comes to school shooters playing violent games when compared to the wider populace.
As far back as 2011, the United States Supreme Court ruled that research did not find a clear connection between violent video games and aggressive behavior.
Sean Radford, 29, of Louisa Terrace, Stanley, was charged with violent disorder.
A 17-year-old boy, who cannot be named for legal reasons, was also charged with violent disorder and released on bail.
Thus, it is clear that if children engage in more violent video games, they are more likely to pick up a gun.
The conference aims to build the knowledge and networks of Cameroonian women working in Civil Society Organisations, particularly those that play a role in building peace and preventing violent extremism and terrorism.
Violent crimes include harassment, common assault, assault with injury, wounding/GBH, use of an offensive weapon and murder.
Paul Sweeney, 32, an Aston Villa fan of Knightcote Drive, Solihull, was found guilty of violent disorder on November 7.
Over the last two decades, many tools and tactics for preventing violent extremism have been used to address this phenomenon.
General Benhazin's proxy, ECOWAS Standby Force Head of Regional Security Colonel Dieng Abdourahmane stated: 'We believe that the fight against violent extremism can only be successful through an integrated and comprehensive approach which ranges from local, state, national, regional, continental to the
Selma ZekoviA, Project Leader in the OSCE Mission's project 'Fight against Violent Extremism', said that one of the most important activities is raising awareness and involvement of local actors, not only from the security agencies, but also from social work centers , mental health centers and various organizations, including the media.
In assessing harm, it is difficult to envisage a more serious case of violent disorder, given the consequences for Mr Dobbin and his family.
Ibrahim Qureshi stated that; "APBF is seriously concerned and committed to overcoming the negative impact of violent extremism on our society.
Bahrain's Permanent Representative to the United Nations ambassador Jamal Fares Al Rowaiei chaired the second panel discussions addressing the versatile nature of threats of violent extremism to children and youth, as well as examining ways to strengthen prevention efforts and reinforce existing strategies to counter violent extremism with a specific focus on children and youth.
Violent extremism is a direct assault on the UN charter and the universal declaration of human rights.
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