Palestine Liberation Front

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Noun1.Palestine Liberation Front - a terrorist group formed in 1977 as the result of a split with the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine; became a satellite of al-Fatah; made terrorist attacks on Israel across the Lebanese border
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
Lebanese Republic, Lebanon - an Asian republic at east end of Mediterranean
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Shtayeh met separately with members of the Popular Struggle Front, the Arab Liberation Front, and the Palestine Liberation Front.
Ottawa's post-September 11 2001 terrorist list makes it illegal to assist the PFLP, Palestine Liberation Front, Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine-General Command, al-Aqsa Martyrs' Brigade, Abu Nidal Organization, Palestinian Islamic Jihad, Hamas and groups associated with these organizations.
The other factions that make up the PLO include the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine, the Democratic Front for the Liberation of Palestine, the Palestinian People's Party, the Palestine Liberation Front, the Arab Liberation Front, Al Sa'iqa, the Palestinian Democratic Union, the Palestinian Popular Struggle Front, and the Palestinian Arab Front.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Secretary-General of the Palestine Liberation Front (PLF) Khalid Abdul Majid underlined that the recent killing of four Israelis in a shooting near Israel's defense ministry and main army headquarters in Tel Aviv was a challenge to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman.
On Tuesday, Palestinians gathered in Ramallah to honor Samir Kuntar, a member of the Palestine Liberation Front who infamously murdered an Israeli father in front of his four-year-old daughter, then smashed her head in against a rock.
In 1979, at the age of 16, Quntar and three other members of the Palestine Liberation Front infiltrated the Israeli village of Nahariya by sea from Lebanon.
Late 1950s/Early 1960s: Ahmad Jibril (Abu Jihad) forms the Palestine Liberation Front -- made up primarily of Palestinians who had served in the Syrian army.
"Twenty-nine years ago, our 69-year-old, wheelchair-bound father, Leon Klinghoffer, was shot in the head by Palestinian hijackers on the Achille Lauro cruise ship," opened the statement, referring to the attack committed by Palestine Liberation Front (PLF) terrorists.
Wasel Abu Yousef, Head of the Palestine Liberation front (PLF), PLF executive, and Islamic and patriotic forces coordinator said in a private talk to PNN, that the political step of heading to the United Nations is essential for implementing an actual project to end the occupation within a specific time frame, and setting the Palestinian state that was recognized in November 2012.
This is the 1991 opera that chronicles the murder of the Jewish-American Leon Klinghoffer by Palestine Liberation Front terrorists when they hijacked the Achille Laura cruise ship in 1985.
Israel has consistently denied murdering Palestine Liberation Front leader Arafat amid report leaders had discussed getting rid of him weeks before his death in November 2004 aged 75.
This was surprising, since the two-act piece--based on the 1985 Palestine Liberation Front hijacking of the Mediterranean cruise liner Achille Lauro--was written in 1989 and has been staged intermittently since 1991 in the United States, Europe, and New Zealand.

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