ELN


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Noun1.ELN - a Marxist terrorist group formed in 1963 by Colombian intellectuals who were inspired by the Cuban Revolution; responsible for a campaign of mass kidnappings and resistance to the government's efforts to stop the drug trade; "ELN kidnappers target foreign employees of large corporations"
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
Colombia, Republic of Colombia - a republic in northwestern South America with a coastline on the Pacific Ocean and the Caribbean Sea; achieved independence from Spain in 1821 under the leadership of Simon Bolivar; Spanish is the official language
2.ELN - a terrorist organization in Bolivia that acts as an umbrella for numerous small indigenous subversive groups; a revival of a group with Marxist-Leninist ideologies originally established by Che Guevara in the 1960s
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
Bolivia, Republic of Bolivia - a landlocked republic in central South America; Simon Bolivar founded Bolivia in 1825 after winning independence from Spain
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(7) Locke no publico ELN a pesar de la sugerencia de su amigo Tyrrell (carta del 27 de julio de 1690, en Locke, 1978, p.
* The ELN's illegal mining remains virtually unrestricted in Venezuela, thanks to the Nicolas Maduro regime's complicity.
One lab may want to capture their research-based experimental workflows into an ELN, whereas others have a much broader definition of what they expect from their LIMS' functionality, and will look for ELN capabilities within their LIMS, in addition to the ability to manage samples and analytical workflows and results.'
On the other hand, an ELN looks to replace the paper-based lab notebook with more customizable data entry, for a more context driven workflow.
"Therefore, the operation carried out against said establishment and troops is legal per the 'right of war'," CNN quoted ELN as stating.
But correspondents say there is no initial indication that ELN was behind the explosion or that the driver had any links to the group.
In a televised address, the conservative leader said he had revoked a decree suspending arrest orders against leaders of Colombia's last remaining ELN rebel group, who have been living on the communist-run island amid fading hopes that peace talks would resume.
In Thursday's attack, the government said, a car driven by ELN explosives expert Jose Aldemar Rojas broke through checkpoints onto the grounds of the General Santander School before it detonated, shattering windows of apartments nearby.
6 for Cuba's government to provide information about the presence of several commanders of the National Liberation Army (ELN) in Cuban territory, the foreign ministry said in a statement.
Saab did not give details on the deaths, but opposition lawmaker Americo De Grazia said there had been clashes between the Colombian guerrilla movement National Liberation Army (ELN) and another armed group in the area.