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2012-01-09 13:39:15

Hackers invading databases is just the tip of the iceberg in online terrorist activity: International terrorist organizations have shifted their Internet activity focus to social networks and today a number of Facebook groups are asking users to join and support Hezbollah, Hamas and other armed groups that have been included in the West’s list of declared terror organizations.

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2010-03-22 09:29:02

Many terrorist organizations, including Hamas, are using their children’s websites in order to recruit girls for terrorist activities.

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2010-03-01 10:35:00

Jihadist terror organizations have set economic terrorism as their new target, intending to harm and paralyze Western economies, the United Sates in particular, claims Prof Gabriel Weimann, expert researcher of terrorism over the Internet at the University of Haifa.


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obdormition
  • Sleep; the state or condition of being asleep.
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The word 'obdormition' comes from a Latin word meaning "to fall asleep".
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