Get news and updates from RT on different kinds of movements worldwide, including jihadist ones. The term jihadism describes Islamist militant movements posing a great threat to western societies. Get news and information on the origin of the term. Today, Western mass media use the term jihadists to describe diverse terrorist and insurgent groups whose ideology is built on jihad. Read news on RT,com about jihad, which jihadists interpret as a struggle against one's evil inclinations and an exertion to convert non-believers, even though it is most frequently associated with war. For Western countries, jihadists is a huge danger and such countries as the US and UK claim they have been waging a “War on Terror.” Yet, in many cases, jihadist movements became a real danger after intervention in some Middle Eastern countries by the US and its allies. Find the news and articles on the most recent Western interventions.