- referring to nations whose rule is based upon fear and oppression that reach similar to terrorism or such proportions.” It may also be referred to as Structural Terrorism defined broadly as terrorist acts carried out by governments in pursuit of political objectives, often as part of their foreign policy.
Number of failed, foiled or successful terrorist attacks by year and type within the European Union. Source: Europol. Only 1 person died in terrorist attacks from aseparatist groups in 2010.
Several sources have further defined the typology of terrorism: