GRAPO


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Noun1.GRAPO - 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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A pesar de que el exito de las urnas le habia otorgado un poder de legitimacion, la agitacion de las huelgas, el paso a la accion criminal por parte de una extrema derecha nutrida de extranjeros que veian Espana como su patria de acogida, el recrudecimiento del terrorismo de ETA y el nuevo GRAPO, asi como las partidas de poquer lanzadas por la oposicion democratica, con la audacia del PCE y Santiago Carrillo a su cabeza, eran algunas de estas bombas arrojadizas nada faciles de gestionar ni sortear.
Sebastian Rodriguez (left), who was runner-up in the 200m freestyle on Saturday, is a former member of ultra left-wing group Grapo
Se realizo terapia de remplazo renal a un mayor numero de pacientes en el grupo de sobrevivientes comparado con el grapo de no sobrevivientes, ademas de control glucemico que tambien fue mas frecuente en el grapo de sobrevivientes.
Summary: Las Palmas - The Polisario is a terrorist group, just like other groups operating in Spain, such as GRAPO and the Basque separatist group ETA, Chairwoman of the Canarian Association of Terrorism Victims (ACAVITE) Lucia Jimenez underlined on Sunday.
Spain also contends with GRAPO, an urban left-wing terrorist group that seeks to overthrow the Spanish Government and establish a Marxist state.
Grapo sro, a Czech Republic-based manufacturer of UV printers, is to launch a large format UV printer to the worldwide market at trade show Viscom Italia, on 13-15 November, 2008.
Grisel Grapo of the Centro de Estudios de Guatemala (CEG) in Guatemala City said of it, "One problem is that it would be a repressive, not a preventive, force.
Una opinion que Saura repite, con mayor plasticidad si cabe, en una de las entradas mas provocadoras del libro: "Odio al Guernica porque fue escoltado, ademas de por diversas autoridades y funcionarios, por tres expertos de terrorismo ETA, uno en terrorismo GRAPO, uno en anarquistas, uno en terrorismo de extrema derecha y ninguno en terrorismo artistico" (26).
The militant Marxist-Leninist GRAPO group in Spain is on the wane, with falling public support forcing it into doing bank robberies as the only means of raising funds.