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Noun1.ASALA - a militant Marxist-Leninist terrorist organization formed in 1975 to force Turkey to acknowledge killing more than a million Armenians and forcibly removing them from border areas in 1915; wants Turkey to pay reparations and cede territory to Armenia; "ASALA bombing at Orly Airport in Paris in 1983 killed 8 and wounded 55 people"
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
Armenia, Hayastan, Republic of Armenia - a landlocked republic in southwestern Asia; formerly an Asian soviet; modern Armenia is but a fragment of ancient Armenia which was one of the world's oldest civilizations; throughout 2500 years the Armenian people have been invaded and oppressed by their neighbors
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Asala (SAN) argued that the counsel to the second and third respondents (APC and Oseni) went against the judgment of the Appeal Court when they sought the relief of the Tribunal to dismiss Natasha Akpoti's petition for what they termed incompetency of the witnesses that presented the evidence gathered in the course of inspecting the INEC materials used for the 2019 Kogi Central senatorial election.
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Al Asala's views are in line with the text and spirit of the charter and the constitution, he said.
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It forced through the motion yesterday despite opposition from three independent councillors, who have accused Al Asala - which both the council chairman and vice-chairman represent - of trying to run the council like a dictatorship.
Meanwhile, Abdul Halim Murad, a lawmaker representing the Al Asala society in the lower chamber of the bicameral parliament, said that he wanted the government to endorse a draft law that stipulates the death penalty for religion offenders.
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