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Armed assault

Use lethal force to kill or injure humans

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Unarmed Assault

use of non lethal force to kill or injure humans

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Anarchism

political philosophy that supports establishing a social order based on liberty unrestricted by man-made law

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Narodnaya Volya

Wanted to end the rule of the Czar
Target symbols of the state

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Who said propaganda by the deed?

sergei nechaev

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Attrition

violence used to wear down a government

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Provocation

use of violence to encourage a government overreaction

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Irgun

Jewish terrorist group.
Establish an independent Jewish state

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PLO

Palestine Liberation Organization

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Black Widows

Chechnyan women would become suicide bombers to avenge the deaths of their husbands against Russia

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Abdullah Azzam

external jihad is the duty of all muslims
enemy is those who do not follow sharia

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Ayman al-Zawahiri

Leader of the Egyptian Islamic jihad

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Khalid Sheikh Mohammed

One of the masterminds behind 9/11

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Modus Operandi

high causality/damages attacks
suicide vehicle born

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Abu Musab al-Zarqawi

credited for finding ISIS

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Mindset

a mental attitude or disposition that predetermines a persons response to and interpretation of situations

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Push factors

negative factors that compel people into violence

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pull factors

appealing factors that draw people into groups

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Paranoia

Trauma leads to split and intense fear

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humiliation revenge

disgrace leads to violent reaction

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identity formation

violence provides sense to self

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novelty seeking

violence satisfies intense boredom

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GSG9

German anti terrorist unit

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Operation fire magic

mission to rescue the hostages of the Lufthansa flight. very successful

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Hardline Approach

Military useful when they have the expertise/force to appropriately balance the particular terrorist threat