Alex Boncayao Brigade

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Noun1.Alex Boncayao Brigade - an urban hit squad and guerrilla group of the Communist Party in the Philippines; formed in the 1980s
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
Philippines, Republic of the Philippines - a republic on the Philippine Islands; achieved independence from the United States in 1946
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Panfilo Lacson to kill him and Alex Boncayao Brigade and Rejectionists Faction operatives,' Ao said.
Police said four unidentified men pounced on Felimon Lagman, former head of the hit squad Alex Boncayao Brigade (ABB), as he was leaving a gathering at University of the Philippines alumni center around 5 p.
I may not speak, by the same token, about the difficulties he experienced in doing a short film for Amnesty International about the late unlamented Alex Boncayao Brigade and its pet peeves.
The members of the hit team will be made to appear as dropouts from the New People's Army but they will be from the elite forces of the Armed Forces of the Philippines or from the Alex Boncayao Brigade.