Kahane Chai


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Noun1.Kahane Chai - a terrorist organization founded for Jewish defense; fights antisemitism and hopes to restore the biblical state of Israel
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
Israel, State of Israel, Yisrael, Zion, Sion - Jewish republic in southwestern Asia at eastern end of Mediterranean; formerly part of Palestine
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Kach and Kahane Chai are often used interchangeably for both the organizations.
After Goldstein's bloody rampage the Israeli government outlawed Kach as a terrorist organization along with offshoots like Kahane Chai, as did the U.
It also noted that New York-born David Sackett, Feiglin's close associate and co-founder of the Jewish Leadership faction that Feiglin leads within Likud, is also a follower of Kahane and former leader of Kahane Chai, an offshoot of Kach that is also considered a terrorist organization by the US.
Only one Israeli group, the marginal Kahane Chai, is on the list.
Funds from only eight "terrorist" groups are now frozen--four Arab groups, the Tamil Tigers of Sri Lanka, the Philippine Communist Party's militia, the Israeli Kahane Chai, and the Mojahedin-e Khalq.
Yousuf is a chief of the Al Aqsa Martyrs Brigades in Ramallah, where he is accused of participating in anti-Israel terrorism, including recent shootings, attacks against Israeli forces operating in the city and a shooting attack in northern Samaria in December 2000 that killed the leader of the ultra-nationalist Kahane Chai organization, Benyamin Kahane.
Por ejemplo, el partido y movimiento antiarabe Kahane Chai, fundado por Meir Kahane, esta considerado una organizacion terrorista, tanto por el gobierno estadounidense como por el israeli, y si bien sus actividades son ilegales, su website opera dentro de la ley y esta protegido por la Primera Enmienda de la Constitucion Estadounidense (que consagra la libertad de expresion), por lo que estos extremistas la usan para predicar su credo racista, informar de actividades a sus seguidores, reclutar miembros y recaudar fondos.
Even foreign terrorist organizations such as the Israeli Kahane Chai and the Real IRA, which would normally have little incentive to attack the U.
The list also includes Greek terror groups, Sikh nationalists, Kurdish militants, Sri Lanka's Tamil Tigers, Jewish hardline group Kahane Chai and Peru's notorious Shining Path guerillas.
As a portent of worse to come, on the last day of 2000, Rabbi Binyamin Kahane, leader of the banned racist Kahane Chai movement, and son of the late ideologue, Meir Kahane, was gunned down by Palestinians near the settlement of Ofra.
assets reportedly held by Kahane Chai, a militant Jewish organization, and a U.
The two Israeli groups singled out are on the radical fringe--Kach and Kahane Chai.