International terrorism

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International terrorism

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International Terrorism International Terrorism Law and Legal Definition International terrorism is terrorism practiced in a foreign country by terrorists who are not native to that country. International terrorism involves citizens or the territory of more than one country.

The term "international terrorism" means activities that A involve violent acts or acts dangerous to human life that are a violation of the criminal laws of the United States or of any State, or that would be a criminal violation if committed within the jurisdiction of the United States or of any State; B appear to be intended-- i to intimidate or coerce a civilian population; ii to influence the policy of a government by intimidation or coercion; or iii to affect the conduct of a government by mass destruction, assassination or kidnapping; and C occur primarily outside the territorial jurisdiction of the United States, or transcend national boundaries in terms of the means by which they are accomplished, the persons they appear intended to intimidate or coerce, or the locale in which their perpetrators operate or seek asylum.(1) the term “international terrorism” means activities that— (A) involve violent acts or acts dangerous to human life that are a violation of the criminal laws of the United States or of any State, or that would be a criminal violation if committed within the jurisdiction of the United States or of any State;.

JEDDAH: Saudi Arabia’s Foreign Minister, Adel Al-Jubeir, on Friday took part in an international ministerial meeting about Syria.

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It was held during a conference in Paris, attended by experts. The international community has worked on two comprehensive counter-terrorism treaties, the League of Nations' Convention for the Prevention and Punishment of Terrorism, which never entered into force, and the United Nations' proposed Comprehensive Convention on International Terrorism, which hasn't been finalized yet.

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International terrorism

involve violent acts or acts dangerous to human life that are a violation of the criminal laws of the United States or of any State, or that would be a criminal violation if committed within the jurisdiction of the United States or of any State. WASHINGTON – On January 16, , the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the Department of Justice (DOJ) released a report revealing that three out of every four, or , individuals convicted of international terrorism-related charges in U.S.

federal courts between September 11, , and December 31, were foreign-born.

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