Examples of terrorism in a Sentence
They have been arrested for acts of terrorism.
Recent Examples of terrorism from the Web
Some high-profile plagiarism cases have involved Nigerians: In 2017, publisher Taylor & Francis retracted 10 publications by Oluwaseun Bamidele, who began publishing papers about terrorism as an undergraduate.
Mr Nasheed has lived in exile since being granted asylum in Britain two years ago, after fleeing a conviction on scarcely credible charges of terrorism.
In 2017, a handful of Middle Eastern countries cut off diplomatic relations with Qatar over its alleged support of terrorism.
Rory Medcalf, head of the National Security College at the Australian National University, told CNN the big three security risks facing Australia, which the new review would partly address, are terrorism, cyberwarfare and foreign influence.
Let there be no confusion: this was deliberate terrorism.
On May 25th seven activists were convicted on charges of rebellion and acts of terrorism.
If investigators declared Paddock a right-wing extremist, that would make him a terrorist and put the worst act of terrorism since 9/11 squarely at the feet of Donald Trump.
Believing that the root of terrorism is religion requires ruling out other root causes, so Harris set about doing that.
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TERRORISM Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of terrorism for English Language Learners
: the use of violent acts to frighten the people in an area as a way of trying to achieve a political goal
TERRORISM Defined for Kids
legal Definition of terrorism
- street terrorism