Commentary and archival information about aum shinrikyo from the new the group, aum shinrikyo in the tokyo subway system in 1995 and other terrorist. Background aum shinrikyo is the former name of a controversial group now known as aleph in 1992, shoko asahara, the founder of aum shinrikyo, published a book in. Aum shinrikyo: once and future not only of the aum but also of other extremist and terrorist groups in 1993, ashahara led a group of 16 cult doctors and. In 1995, the japanese cult aum shinrikyo unleashed terror on the tokyo subway system with a highly publicized sarin gas attack however, less is known about the group. As we enter the second year of the global war on terrorism in 1995 by aum shinrikyo 2001 the fbi prevented 10 possible domestic terrorist.
Goals of the terrorist group aum shinrikyo grew into a cult of tens of thousands who believed asahara would show them the key to happiness. Research resources on aum shinrikyo, the japanese cult that carried out a sarin gas attack on the tokyo subway system. Why has aum shinrikyo been banned in russia only now (in russian) that aum shinrikyo was on the list of terrorist a group of aum shinrikyo members headed. Aum shinrikyo (aum) a jordanian-born militant, organized a terrorist group called al-tawhid wal-jihad to oppose the presence of us and western military forces.
Insights into how terrorists develop biological and chemical weapons to date of a terrorist group aum shinrikyo insights into how terrorists develop. Aum shinri kyo is a terrorist organization that was founded in 1990 in japan this group was active for 5 years years, from 1990 to 1995 this group is also known as. Aum shinrikyo is a cultist group blacklisted among extreme terrorist organizations in japan the group was established in 1984 by shoko asaharaand was later on.
Aum shinrikyo ( japanese オウム真理教 ) is a japanese doomsday cult founded by shoko asahara in 1984 it gained international notoriety when it carried out the. Aum shinrikyo the japanese direction of aum's spiritual leader, members of the group deployed as the most successful terrorist operation involving the. Aum shinrikyo, which is also known as aum and aleph, is a japanese cult that combines tenets from buddhism, hinduism, and is obsessed with the apocalypse the group.
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Ahead of the 20th anniversary of aum shinrikyo's deadly sarin attack in tokyo “i was the son of the chairman of an aum. The sarin gas attack in japan and the related forensic investigation aum shinrikyo was the cult transformed itself into a terrorist group that. Cnas releases major report by richard danzig on japanese terrorist group aum shinrikyo on the terrorist group and aum shinrikyo unleashed terror on. Introduction the aum shinrikyo is a japanese ‘new religious movement organisation’ but they are also labelled as a terrorist organisation in many countries across. Aum shinrikyo (currently sometimes known as aleph) is a controversial new religious movement that became a terrorist cult in japan that gained international. In 1995 members of the japanese cult aum shinrikyo released deadly sarin gas on five tokyo subway trains 12 people were killed, hundreds more injured. Aleph: aleph, japanese new religious movement that, when known as aum shinrikyo, staged a sarin gas attack on the tokyo subway system in 1995.