HyperDic: jemaah_islamiyah

English > 1 sense of the expression Jemaah Islamiyah:
NOUNgroupJemaah Islamiyah, JI, Islamic Group, Islamic Community, Malaysian Mujahidin Group, Malaysia Militant Groupa clandestine group of southeast Asian terrorists organized in 1993 and trained by al-Qaeda
English > Jemaah Islamiyah: 1 sense > noun 1, group
MeaningA clandestine group of southeast Asian terrorists organized in 1993 and trained by al-Qaeda; supports / supports militant Muslims in Indonesia and the Philippines and has cells in Singapore and Malaysia and Indonesia.
SynonymsJI, Islamic Group, Islamic Community, Malaysian Mujahidin Group, Malaysia Militant Group
Categoryterrorism, act of terrorism, terrorist actThe calculated use of violence (or the threat / threat of violence) against civilians in order to attain goals that are political or religious or ideological in nature
Instance ofterrorist organization, terrorist group, foreign terrorist organization, FTOA political movement that uses terror as a weapon to achieve its goals
RegionMalaysia, Federation of MalaysiaA constitutional monarchy in southeastern Asia on Borneo and the Malay Peninsula
SpanishJemaah Islamiyah
CatalanJemaah Islamiyah

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