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terrorist

noun abductor, active combatant in the foreign theater of conflict, anarchist, assailant, assassin, attacker, combatant, demoniac force, destroyer, enemy alien, enemy combatant, enemy force, enemy operation, faction at war, fanatic, foreign assailant, foreign force, hostile force, insurgent, killer, mercenary, militant, murderer, opponent, radical, rebel, revolutionary, revolutionist, savage, subversive force
Associated concepts: Department of Homeland Security, enemy combatant, military tribunals, terrorist attacks, terrorist demands, terrorist groups, terrorist incidents, terrorrst networks, terrorist organizations
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A military source told SANA that another army unit destroyed an ISIS terrorists' den in the fields of al-Morei'ia to the eastern countryside of the eastern province, killing 15 terrorists including Abu Usama al-Tunisi, in addition to other Chechen terrorists.
Another unit thwarted an infiltration attempt by a terrorist group from al-Bajabjeh neighborhood towards Sajneh neighborhood in Daraa al-Balad, and all the invading terrorists were either killed or wounded.
Monstrous images of terrorists may be useful to filmmakers and politicians who want to thrill or frighten us, but they do little to help us restrain the temptation to use terror as a tactic against terror.
According to media reports, the terrorists who bombed the World Trade Center in 1993 allegedly financed their activities with counterfeit textile sales from a store in New York City.
Maritime counterterrorism efforts are too focused on port security and cargo containers, leaving cruise ships and ferries wide open to the possibility of deadly and costly terrorist attacks, according to a book-length study of the issue by Rand Corp.
The Coast Guard is studying passenger ferries to learn how terrorists might threaten them, the New York Times reports.
Some were gunned down by the terrorists while they tried to free after explosives were set off in the school; others were killed in the ensuing shootout between the terrorists and Russian security forces.
The highly respected International Institute for Strategic Studies in London has reported that "over 18,000 potential terrorists are at large with recruitment accelerating on account of Iraq.
The terrorists, who also had explosives, placed children at the windows as human shields.
An army unit eliminated 5 terrorists from Jabhat al-Nusra including a terrorist identified as Sultan Sultanov from Chechnya in a precise strike that targeted one of their gatherings in Mar al-Sultan village in the Eastern Ghouta part of Damascus Countryside.
A new paper, "The Economic Impacts of Global Terrorism: From Munich to Bali," shows that, contrary to some research that has minimized or emphasized the transitory impact of these attacks, terrorism has had a large financial and economic impact - especially as terrorists have shifted their attacks from government to civilian targets.