Arab Revolutionary Brigades


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Noun1.Arab Revolutionary Brigades - a Palestinian international terrorist organization that split from the PLO in 1974; has conducted terrorist attacks in 20 countries; "in the 1980s the Fatah-RC was considered the most dangerous and murderous Palestinian terror group"
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
Al-Iraq, Irak, Iraq, Republic of Iraq - a republic in the Middle East in western Asia; the ancient civilization of Mesopotamia was in the area now known as Iraq
Lebanese Republic, Lebanon - an Asian republic at east end of Mediterranean
Libya, Socialist People's Libyan Arab Jamahiriya - a military dictatorship in northern Africa on the Mediterranean; consists almost entirely of desert; a major exporter of petroleum
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The Arab Revolutionary Brigades claimed responsibility for the attacks.
It was reported at the time that the Arab Revolutionary Brigades killed the 36-year-old diplomat "because of the links of his country with American imperialism".The same group claimed responsibility for bombingGulf Air flight 771 from Karachi to Abu Dhabi in 1983, killing 112 people.
The Arab Revolutionary Brigades claims responsibility for the attacks.1991 -- A fire breaks out in the US troops ammunition compound in Doha area, wounding 54 people, the majority of whom are Americans.

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