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teen Urban terrorist techniques

A number of contemporary groups using political violence prefer to avoid inflicting human casualties

for fear of alienating public sympathy. These include FLNC, RZ, and the Autonomous Groups (see

Chapter 15) and some of the more militant environmental and animal rights groups. They set their

bombs and incendiary devices to go off during the night and sometimes warn the authorities or firms

that, unless they concede to their demands, the next bombs will be set off in hours of peak activity,

with maximum casualties, though this threat is seldom carried out.