baader-meinhof gang

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Baader-Meinhof Gang (German ˈbaːdər ˈmainhoːf)
Also known as: Red Army Faction a group of left-wing West German terrorists, active in the 1970s, who were dedicated to the violent overthrow of capitalist society
[C20: named after its leading members, Andreas Baader (1943--77) and Ulrike Meinhof (1934-76)]

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baader-meinhof gang

a radical left-wing revolutionary terrorist group active in Germany from 1968 until 1977 [syn: Baader Meinhof Gang
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