terrorist
adjective or noun see terrorism

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  • Terrorist — Unter Terrorismus (lat. terror „Furcht“, „Schrecken“) sind Gewalt und Gewaltaktionen (wie z. B.: Entführungen, Attentate, Sprengstoffanschläge etc.) gegen eine politische Ordnung zu verstehen, um einen politischen Wandel herbeizuführen. Der… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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