First of October Antifascist Resistance Group


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Noun1.First of October Antifascist Resistance Group - an armed wing of the (illegal) Communist Party of Spain; seeks to overthrow the Spanish government and replace it with a Marxist-Leninist regime; "GRAPO is vehemently opposed to the United States"
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
Espana, Kingdom of Spain, Spain - a parliamentary monarchy in southwestern Europe on the Iberian Peninsula; a former colonial power
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They will also apply to the Spanish-based First of October Antifascist Resistance Group GRAPO (ETA has already been singled out by America for asset-freezing measures).