Terrorist Act definition

Terrorist Act means any actual or threatened use of force or violence directed at or causing damage, injury, harm or disruption, or commission of an act dangerous to human life or property, against any individual, property or government, with the stated or unstated objective of pursuing economic, ethnic, nationalistic, political, racial or religious interests, whether such interests are declared or not. Criminal acts, primarily committed for personal gain and acts arising primarily from prior personal relationships between perpetrator(s) and victim(s) shall not be considered terrorist acts. Terrorist act also includes any act, which is verified or recognised by the (relevant) Government as an act of terrorism.
Terrorist Act means-(i) an act prohibited pursuant to one of the 12 United Nations Conventions and Protocols related to terrorism (see UN terrorism conventions Internet site: http://untreaty.un.org/English/Terrorism.asp); or (ii) an act of premeditated, politically motivated violence perpetrated against noncombatant targets by sub-national groups or clandestine agents; or (iii) any other act intended to cause death or serious bodily injury to a civilian, or to any other person not taking an active part in hostilities in a situation of armed conflict, when the purpose of such act, by its nature or context, is to intimidate a population, or to compel a government or an international organization to do or to abstain from doing any act.
Terrorist Act means the use or threat of action

Examples of Terrorist Act in a sentence

  • The responsibilities of the team are to programme, coordinate, supervise and monitor the steps of the policy making process, and coordinate the multi-stakeholder task force and working groups.

  • Intentional use of military force to intercept, prevent or mitigate any known or suspected Terrorist Act, except for Section 1 Medical and Related Expenses and Section 2(2) Repatriation and Cancellation.

  • Terrorist Act means any actual or threatened use of force or violence directed at or causing damage, injury, harm or disruption, or committing of an act dangerous to human life or property, against any individual, property or government, with the stated or unstated objective of pursuing economic, ethnic, nationalistic, political, racial or religious interests, whether such interests are declared or not.

  • Any loss of or damage to hired or leased equipment and any loss of or damage to property resulting directly or indirectly from insurrection, rebellion, revolution, civil war, usurped power, Terrorist Act or action taken by Governmental Authorities in hindering, combating or defending against such an occurrence; secure or destruction under quarantine or customs regulations, confiscation by order of any Government of Public Authority or risk of contraband or illegal transportation or trade.

  • Intentional use of military force to intercept, prevent, or mitigate any known or suspected Terrorist Act.


More Definitions of Terrorist Act

Terrorist Act means an act including but not limited to the use or threatened use of force or violence against person or property, or commission of an act dangerous to human life or property, or commission of an act that interferes with or disrupts an electronic or communication system, undertaken by any person or group, whether or not acting on behalf of or in connection with any organization, government, power, authority or military force, when the effect is to intimidate or coerce a government, the civilian population or any segment thereof, or to disrupt any segment of the economy.
Terrorist Act means an act, including but not limited to the use of force or violence and / or the threat thereof, 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), 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 also includes any act that is verified or recognised by the local government as an act of terrorism.
Terrorist Act means a terrorist act within the meaning of Article 1(3) of Common Position 2001/931/CFSP.
Terrorist Act means - (i) an act prohibited pursuant to one of the 12 United Nations Conventions and Protocols related to terrorism (see UN terrorism conventions Internet site: http://untreaty.un.org/English/Terrorism.asp); or (ii) an act of premeditated, politically motivated violence perpetrated against noncombatant targets by subnational groups or clandestine agents; or
Terrorist Act means an act or omission that:
Terrorist Act means an act or threat of action