tanzim

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Tanzim (ˈtænˌzɪm)
 
n
a Palestinian militia belonging to a militant faction of Al Fatah

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tanzim

noun
a terrorist group organized by Yasser Arafat in 1995 as the armed wing of al-Fatah; serves a dual function of violent confrontation with Israel and serves as Arafat's unofficial militia to prevent rival Islamists from usurping leadership [syn: Fatah Tanzim
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