insurgent

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Palestinian political and military organization founded by Yasser Arafat in 1958 to work toward the creation of a Palestinian state; during the 1960s and 1970s trained terrorist and insurgent groups al-Asifa , al-Fatah , Fatah
radical insurgent Islamist group consisting of disaffected middle-class professionals in Malaysia who want to overthrow the government by violent means and set up an Islamic state al-Ma'unah
Scottish insurgent who led the resistance to Edward I; in 1297 he gained control of Scotland briefly until Edward invaded Scotland again and defeated Wallace and subsequently executed him (1270-1305) Sir William Wallace , Wallace
member of one or more of the insurgent groups in Turkey in the late 19th century who rebelled against the absolutism of Ottoman rule Young Turk
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