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Noun1.JEM - a terrorist organization founded in 2000; a militant Islamic group active in Kashmir and closely aligned with al-Rashid Trust; seeks to secure release of imprisoned fellow militants by kidnappings
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
Islamic Republic of Pakistan, Pakistan, West Pakistan - a Muslim republic that occupies the heartland of ancient south Asian civilization in the Indus River valley; formerly part of India; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1947
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In a press release extended to Sudan Tribune Saturday, JEM spokesperson Gibril Adam Bilal said his movement has no knowledge or connection to any battle that took place in the State of Southern Sudan.
He said the JEM representation on state and federal levels will be discussed during the coming period .
The JWARN and JEM are two separate and distinct Department of Defense (DOD)-accredited software applications that provide critical technology for CBRN warning, reporting, modeling, and simulation.
Peacekeepers confirmed that the Sudanese army had clashed with JEM forces two or possibly three times this week, as part of a surge in violence since the insurgents suspended participation in peace talks in early May.
The government-aligned Sudanese Media Center reported it was Sudan's army that beat the rebels in Uzban, saying seven government soldiers and 43 JEM fighters died in the fighting.
A total of 27 members of Sudan s Central Reserve Police and 30 JEM fighters died in the fighting, police spokesman Mohamed Abdul Majid said in a statement.
The initial framework included a ceasefire, plans to integrate the JEM into Sudan's army and a promise to reach a final peace pact by March 15.
He did not go into details but earlier JEM delegates in the Chadian capital had told Reuters they were poised to sign a 'framework agreement', which was not a full peace deal but would set out the terms for future negotiations.
JEM consists of four units: Agro Industry, Construction Industry and ICT, Non Food Retail, and Retail Food, Personal and Medical Care.
Passionate about education, JEM serves the K-12 and college academic market exclusively.
In his decision, JEM leader Gibril Ibrahim said the dismissal was decided upon his request, pointing to Jamous's health reasons and family conditions.
Meanwhile, the Secretary of Information at JEM, Bashir Mohamed Ali, affirmed that the Sudanese JEM is a national, political and comprehensive movement that works to integrate the cohesion and cooperation for the reconstruction of the one homeland, noting that JEM works to urge the community for the reconstruction, rebuilding and stability all over Sudan, particularly Darfur.