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{n: National Liberation Front of Corsica, FLNC} a terrorist group formed in 1976 to work for Corsican independence; attacks on Corsica are aimed at sabotaging public infrastructure and symbols of colonialism



{n: bombing} the use of bombs for sabotage; a tactic frequently used by terrorists

{n: counter-sabotage} counterintelligence designed to detect and counteract sabotage

{n: counterintelligence} intelligence activities concerned with identifying and counteracting the threat to security posed by hostile intelligence organizations or by individuals engaged in espionage or sabotage or subversion or terrorism

{n: dishonorable discharge} a discharge from the armed forces for a grave offense (as sabotage or espionage or cowardice or murder)

{n: fifth column, Trojan horse} a subversive group that supports the enemy and engages in espionage or sabotage; an enemy in your midst

{n: guerrilla force, guerilla force} an irregular armed force that fights by sabotage and harassment; often rural and organized in large groups

{n: guerrilla, guerilla, irregular, insurgent} a member of an irregular armed force that fights a stronger force by sabotage and harassment

{n: ninja} a member of the ninja who were trained in martial arts and hired for espionage or sabotage or assassinations; a person skilled in ninjutsu

{n: sabotage} a deliberate act of destruction or disruption in which equipment is damaged

{n: saboteur, wrecker, diversionist} someone who commits sabotage or deliberately causes wrecks

{n: security intelligence} intelligence on the identity and capability and intentions of hostile individuals or organizations that may be engaged in espionage or sabotage or subversion or terrorism

{n: security, security measures} measures taken as a precaution against theft or espionage or sabotage etc.
"military security has been stepped up since the recent uprising"

{v: sabotage, undermine, countermine, counteract, subvert, weaken} destroy property or hinder normal operations
"The Resistance sabotaged railroad operations during the war"


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