Black September


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Noun1.Black September - a Palestinian international terrorist organization that split from the PLO in 1974; has conducted terrorist attacks in 20 countries; "in the 1980s the Fatah-RC was considered the most dangerous and murderous Palestinian terror group"
act of terrorism, terrorism, terrorist act - the calculated use of violence (or the threat of violence) against civilians in order to attain goals that are political or religious or ideological in nature; this is done through intimidation or coercion or instilling fear
Palestine - a former British mandate on the east coast of the Mediterranean; divided between Jordan and Israel in 1948
Al-Iraq, Irak, Iraq, Republic of Iraq - a republic in the Middle East in western Asia; the ancient civilization of Mesopotamia was in the area now known as Iraq
Lebanese Republic, Lebanon - an Asian republic at east end of Mediterranean
Libya, Socialist People's Libyan Arab Jamahiriya - a military dictatorship in northern Africa on the Mediterranean; consists almost entirely of desert; a major exporter of petroleum
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Zia notorious for his ruthless crackdown in 1970 Black September insurgency in Jordan, in violation of his assignment as part of Pakistan's military training mission now plunged Pakistan into an endless war to fight Soviet Union aided by USA and KSA and sowed seeds for religious intolerance, terrorism and extremism that continues to haunt Pakistan.
But, in 1970, it suffered a reversal in its fortunes with Jordan's assault on its armed factions in what came to be known as Black September.
1972: Palestinian terrorists, members of the Black September Group, killed 11 Israeli athletes at the Munich Olympic Games.
It is clear that those who fed the data into the PM's teleprompter obviously had not heard about Black September, the Irish Republican Army or their exploits.
At the 1972 Munich Olympics, Palestinian terrorist group Black September took 11 Israeli team members, eventually killing them all along with a West German policeman.
Carleton believes the interview took place during the time of Black September, Palestinians and Jordanian forces were fighting and the Dawson's Field Hijackings targeted US passenger planes.
As recounted in David Raab's eyewitness account in Terror in Black September, Rav Hutner responded that "he preferred his drink cold.
We also report the outbreak of civil war in Jordan - which became known as Black September - where Palestinians were driven out of the country.
Eight members of the Palestinian terror group Black September killed 11 Israeli athletes.
The terrible cruelty with which the Palestinian Black September terrorists treated their Israeli athlete captives at the Munich Olympics in 1972 is being exposed, in both a new documentary feature and a New York Times article, featuring interviews with the wives of two of the victims.
The greatest by far was the Munich Massacre of 1972 when 11 Israeli athletes were taken hostage and slaughtered by the Black September gang.
Included is Material for a Film (2004-), her mixed-media meditation on the vexed life of Wael Zuaiter, a Palestinian intellectual assassinated for his alleged involvement in the terrorist group Black September.