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Definition of Terrorism (Source: Patterns of Global Terrorism. Washington: Dept. of State, 2001: vi) No one definition of terrorism has gained universal acceptance. For the purposes of this report, however, we have chosen the definition of terrorism contained in Title 22 of the United States Code, Section 2656f(d).
According Title 22, “terrorism is defined as premeditated, politically motivated violence perpetuated against non combatant targets by sub national or clandestine agents usually intended to influence an audience.”(7) The US State Department defines a terrorist group as “any group practicing, or that has significant sub groups that practice international terrorism.”(8) Wiotti and Kauppi.
Terrorism 2002-2005. View printable version (pdf) U.S. Department of Justice. Federal Bureau of Investigation Foreword. Since the mid-1980s, the FBI has published Terrorism in the United States.
Counter-terrorism (also spelled counterterrorism), also known as anti-terrorism, incorporates the practice, military tactics, techniques, and strategy that government, military, law enforcement, business, and intelligence agencies use to combat or prevent terrorism. Counter-terrorism strategy is a government's plan to use the instruments of national power to neutralize terrorists, their.
Moreover, philosophers who work with a wide definition typically hold that terrorism that targets non-combatants or innocent persons is much more difficult to justify than “selective” terrorism which attacks only those who cannot plausibly claim innocence of the injustice or oppression at issue (and which accordingly does not count as “terrorism” on a narrow definition of the term).
Terrorism Act 2000, Section 1 is up to date with all changes known to be in force on or before 12 June 2020. There are changes that may be brought into force at a future date. Changes that have been made appear in the content and are referenced with annotations.
According to Title 22 of the United States Code, Section 2656f(d), the US Government defines terrorism as premeditated, politically-motivated violence perpetrated against noncombatants by sub-national groups or clandestine agents, usually intended to influence an audience. 10. The US Department of Defense (DoD) definition is more spe-.