palestinian

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Palestinian international terrorist organization that split from the PLO in 1974; has conducted terrorist attacks in 20 countries Abu Nidal Organization , ANO , Arab Revolutionary Brigades , Black September , Fatah-RC , Fatah Revolutionary Council , Revolutionary Organization of Socialist Muslims
Palestinian terrorist organization formed in 2002 and linked to Fatah movement of Yasser Arafat Al Nathir
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
terrorist group organized in 1970 to overthrow the Japanese government and monarchy and to foment world revolution; is said to have close ties with Palestinian terrorists Anti-Imperialist International Brigade , Japanese Red Army , JRA
Palestinian statesman who was chairman of the Palestine Liberation Organization (1929-2004) Arafat , Yasser Arafat
extremist Palestinian Sunni group active in Lebanon in the early 1990s that advocates Salafism; responsible for murders and bombings; seeks to overthrow the Lebanese government and control Palestinian refugee camps; funded by al-Qaeda Asbat al-Ansar , Band of Partisans
former Palestinian terrorist organization (now merged with Fatah Revolutionary Council) that assassinated the Prime Minister of Jordan and during the 1972 Olympic Games in Munich killed 11 Israeli athletes Black September Movement
Palestinian juvenile 10-15 years old who fights against the Israelis chebab
Marxist-Leninist group that believes Palestinian goals can only be achieved by revolutionary change Democratic Front for the Liberation of Palestine , DFLP , PDFLP , Popular Democratic Front for the Liberation of Palestine
town in southern Uganda on Lake Victoria; site of an international airport (where in 1976 Israeli commandos rescued hostages held aboard a plane by Palestinian hijackers) Entebbe
little known Palestinian group responsible for bombings and for killing Israelis; seeks to defeat Israel and liberate southern Lebanon, Palestine, and Golan Heights Forces of Umar Al-Mukhtar , Umar al-Mukhtar Forces
militant Palestinian terrorist group created in 1979 and committed to the creation of an Islamic state in Palestine and to the destruction of Israel; smaller and more exclusively militant that Hamas Harakat al-Jihad al-Islami al-Filastini , Palestine Islamic Jihad , Palestinian Islamic Jihad , PIJ
Palestinian rabbi and interpreter of Judaic law Hillel
uprising by Palestinian Arabs (in both the Gaza Strip and the West Bank) against Israel in the late 1980s and again in 2000 intifada , intifadah
political movement uniting Palestinian Arabs in an effort to create an independent state of Palestine; when formed in 1964 it was a terrorist organization dominated by Yasser Arafat's al-Fatah; in 1968 Arafat became chairman; received recognition by the U Palestine Liberation Organization , PLO
little known Palestinian group comprised of members of Hamas and Tanzim with suspected ties to the Lebanese Hizballah; responsible for suicide bombings in Israel Palestinian Hizballah
terrorist group of limited popularity formed in 1967 after the Six-Day War; combined Marxist-Leninist ideology with Palestinian nationalism; used terrorism to gain attention for their cause; hoped to eliminate the state of Israel PFLP , Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine
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