Terrorism definition

Terrorism means an ideologically motivated unlawful act or acts, including but not limited to the use of violence or force or threat of violence or force, committed by or on behalf of any group(s), organization(s) or government(s) for the purpose of influencing any government and/or instilling fear in the public or a section of the public.
Terrorism means an act, including but not limited to the use of force or violence and/or the threat thereof, of any person or group(s) of persons, or government(s), which from its nature or context is done for, or in connection with, political, religious, ideological, ethnic or similar purposes or reasons including the intention to influence any government and/or to put the public, or any section of the public, in fear.
Terrorism means any act or threatened act of terrorism, whether any person is acting alone or on behalf of or in connection with any organisation(s) and/or government(s), committed for political, religious or ideological or similar purposes including, but not limited to, the intention to influence any government and/or put the public or any section of the public into fear.

Examples of Terrorism in a sentence

  • Addis Ababa: IGAD Security Sector Program• IGAD Security Sector Program and Centre on Global Counterterrorism Cooperation (CGCC) (2012) Fighting Terror Through Justice: Implementing the IGAD Framework for Legal Cooperation Against Terrorism.

  • Kelly) (provisions of the Financial Anti- Terrorism Act of 2001 were incorporated as Title III in the Act).61 According to the 2014 Evolution Revolution Report, which is based on Part 1 of the Form ADVs filed by SEC-registered investment advisers, as of April 7, 2014, there were 10,895 investment advisers registered with the SEC managing $61.7 trillion in regulatory assets under management (RAUM).

  • In my capacity as the Associate Minister of Justice, and pursuant to section 157 of the Anti-Money Laundering and Countering Financing of Terrorism Act 2009 (the Act), I exempt the Trustee of the Shell New Zealand Pension Plan (the Plan) from the provisions of Part 2 of the Act in relation to services provided as trustees of the Plan.

  • For the purpose of this Exclusion an Act of Terrorism shall mean an act including, but not limited to, the use of force or violence and/or the threat thereof of any person or group(s) of persons, whether acting alone or on behalf of or in connection with any organisation(s) or government(s) committed for political, religious, ideological or similar purposes, including the intention to influence any government and/or to put the public or any section of the public in fear.

  • This Division does not apply to a search under the Terrorism (Preventative Detention) Act 2005.


More Definitions of Terrorism

Terrorism means activities against persons, organizations or property of any nature:
Terrorism means the use of violence for political ends and includes any use of violence for the purpose of putting the public or any section of the public in fear.
Terrorism means activities against persons, organisations or property of any nature:1) that involve the following or preparation for the following:
Terrorism means a violent act, or an act that is dangerous to human life, property, or infrastructure, that is committed by an individual or individuals and that appears to be part of an effort to coerce a civilian population or to influence the policy or affect the conduct of any government by coercion. Terrorism includes, but is not limited to, any act certified by the United States government as an act of terrorism pursuant to the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act, as amended.
Terrorism means an act, including but not limited to the use of force or violence and/or the threat thereof, any person or group(s) of persons, whether acting alone or on behalf of or in connection with any organization(s) or government(s), committed for political, religious, ideological or similar purposes including the intention to influence any government and/or to put the public, or any section of the public, in fear that has been determined by the appropriate federal authority to have been an act of terrorism. Terrorism will include loss, damage, cost of expense of whatsoever nature directly or indirectly caused by, resulting from or in connection with any action taken in controlling, preventing, supervising or in any way relating to any act of terrorism.
Terrorism means an act or acts:
Terrorism means an Act of Terrorism including any act, or preparation in respect of action, or threat of action designed to influence the government de jure or de facto of any nation or any political division thereof, or in pursuit of political, religious, ideological, ethnic or similar purposes to intimidate the public or a section of the public of any nation by any person or group(s) of persons whether acting alone or on behalf of or in connection with any organisation(s) or government(s) de jure or de facto, and which: