Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine

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Noun1.Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine - a 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
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
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Our counter-terrorism sources disclose that three radical terrorist movements staff the new network: One is the hard-line rejectionist Popular Front for Liberation of Palestine -- General Command (PFLP-GC).
On its part, The leftist Popular Front for Liberation of Palestine (PFLP) assured its faith in Jarrar's willpower and reiterated that it will never be overcame by the "fascist and racist Israeli judgement.
The daily said that five factions comprising Hamas, Islamic Jihad, Palestinian Popular Front for Liberation of Palestine and others convened over the weekend in Gaza and agreed to stay committed to the undeclared truce between Hamas and Israel in order to preserve calm along the Israeli-Gaza border and prevent Israel from attacking the Islamist-controlled enclave.

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