• Kseniya E. Kovalenko Institución Universitaria Salazar y Herrera
  • Anna I. Rozentsvaig Samara National Research University
  • Anna V. Gubareva Ural State Law University


This article deals with the problem of international terrorism. It arises the complexity of determining the composition of the crime. A special feature is that international terrorism is considered to be one of the most complex and most dangerous crimes with an international nature. It includes diverse compositions: piracy, hostage-taking, etc. The concept of "cyberterrorism" and its features are also discussed. It is emphasized that the existing universal and regional international anti-terrorism agreements are not adapted for effective counteraction to all possible modern variants of manifestation of terrorist behavior. Cyberterrorism can be singled out among the most urgent threats that are not covered by international law.


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