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Noun1.PIJ - a militant Palestinian terrorist group created in 1979 and committed to the creation of an Islamic state in Palestine and to the destruction of Israel; smaller and more exclusively militant that Hamas
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
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While Hamas increasingly sees itself as a government that must administer Gaza, PIJ is a "wild card ...
The SRAC code system integrates three transport codes (PIJ, ANISN, and TWOTRAN) and two diffusion codes (TUD and CITATION) for neutron flux calculations.
pij = Components of direct effects of independent variable (i) on the dependent variable (j) as measured by the path coefficients
Primarna insuficijencija jajnika (PIJ) dijeli se na primarnu i sekundarnu.
Iran's Supreme Leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, on Sunday speaking at a meeting in Tehran with the head of Palestinian Islamic Jihad (PIJ), Ramadan Abdullah, said that defending "the Palestinian cause in the face of the Israeli regime" symbolizes defending Islam.
Hamas, Lebanese Hizballah, and the Palestinian Islamic Jihad (PIJ) maintain representative offices in Tehran, in part to help coordinate Iranian financing and training.
On July 8, 2014, after more than 80 rockets were fired in one day from Gaza, Israel launched a military operation against Hamas and the Palestinian Islamic Jihad (PIJ) in the Gaza Strip.
For the Iranian system to retain its legitimacy, keep its adversaries at bay, and ensure Tehran's influence abroad, the 1979 revolution continues through the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC)-led network of political alliances, paramilitary proxies, and terrorist groups (such as President Bashar Assad's government in Syria, Lebanese Hezbollah, Palestinian Islamic Jihad (PIJ) Movement, and a host of Shi'a militia groups throughout the Middle East) known as the Resistance Network.
Sixth, sources close to Hamas and the Islamic Jihad Movement in Palestine (PIJ) have claimed that there is an initiative that has been launched and conducted by Saudi Arabia, Egypt and the United Arab Emirates (UAE), and supported by the United States.
At the time the study was carried out, I was the academic coordinator of the Programa de Ingles para Jovenes (English Program for Teenagers, from now on named PIJ); I assumed the responsibility of becoming part of this study group and conducted research on a topic that could help us improve our assessment practices.
In (4), [[summation].sub.ii] [member of] [R.sup.Pii x Pii] and [[summation].sub.ij] [member of] [R.sup.Pij x Pij] represent the size of the ellipsoid and are defined as [[summation].sub.ii] = diag([[sigma].sup.(1).sub.ii], ..., [[sigma].sup.(Pii).sub.ii]) and [[summation].sub.ij] = diag([[sigma].sup.(1).sub.ij], ..., [[sigma].sup.(Pij).sub.ij]), respectively, where [[sigma].sup.(k).sub.ii] and [[sigma].sup.(k).sub.ij] are positive constant; that is, matrices [[summation].sub.ii] and [[summation].sub.ij] are symmetric positive definite.
and similar to the allegations rejected in Rothstein, 708 F.3d at 97 ('And while the Complaint alleges that UBS knew full well that the cash dollars it was providing to a state sponsor of terrorism such as Iran would be used to cause and facilitate terrorist attacks by Iranian-sponsored terrorist organizations such as Hamas, Hizbollah and PIJ, these are conclusory allegations that do not meet Twombly's plausibility standard with respect to the need for a proximate causal relationship between the cash transferred by UBS to Iran and the terrorist attacks by Hizbollah and Hamas that injured plaintiffs.')."