Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine-General Command


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Noun1.Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine-General Command - a Marxist-Leninist terrorist organization that conducted several attacks in western Europe
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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June 1993: Hezbollah launched rocket attacks against northern Israeli villages, and in July 1993 attacks by both Hezbollah and the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine-General Command killed five Israeli soldiers.
The Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine-General Command (PFLP-GC) announced on Tuesday that all foreign-backed militants who were stationed in Yarmouk Palestinian refugee camp in Southern Damascus have withdrawn from the camp.
23 (BNA) -- Israeli warplanes bombed a site operated by the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine-General Command at Wadi Al-Nmeh early today morning at 04:00 am, the Lebanese National News Agency announced, without giving further details.
Clashes between rebels and the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine-General Command have escalated this week in "Street 30" and the Hajar al-Aswad area near Yarmouk, a camp inhabited by 150,000 Palestinians and as many Syrians.
Late Sunday, eight civilians including a woman were killed by a mortar shell in Yarmouk, where rebels battled Palestinian fighters from the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine-General Command (PFLP-GC) of Ahmad Jibril, a staunch ally of the regime.
The Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine-General Command said that targeting innocent civilians in al-Midan is indicative of the failure that met the conspiracy against Syria, voicing trust in Syria's ability to overcome the crisis.
Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine-General Command, another aging Palestinian group that is based in Damascus and no longer very active.
The radical Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine-General Command (PFLP-GC) was reportedly responsible for the killing.
The statement was signed by Hamas, whose political leadership lives in exile in Syria, as well 10 other groups including Islamic Jihad and the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine-General Command (PFLP-GC).
The Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine-General Command (PFLP-GC), an offshoot of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP), has an underground militant base just south of Beirut.
Meshaal's declaration was immediately welcomed by all the Damascus-based Palestinian groups, including Islamic Jihad and the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine-General Command headed by Ahmed Jibril.
The Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine-General Command and the Salahudeen Brigades, a group aligned with Hamas, claimed responsibility for the attack.

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