Definition Of extortion
the practice of obtaining something, especially money, through force or threats.
Brute force, extortion , and bribery are not a policy, they are the last refuge of a mafioso.
Example Of extortion
According to The Nation newspaper, the extortionists who were mostly of Indian origin would pick on Indian traders.
According to the reports, many of these extortioners are recently released prisoners.
At the least, we can ask that American citizens not pay extortion money to enemy governments in a time of war.
Bribery puts dirty money into the hands of politicians, but corrupt politicians are exposed to extortion from mafiosos.