Palestine Liberation Front


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Related to Palestine Liberation Front: Palestine Liberation Organization, Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine, Real Irish Republican Army
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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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Earlier on Thursday, Egypt's official Mena news agency quoted the leader of the Palestine Liberation Front (PLF) as saying any unity government would be transitional in nature.
Wasil Abu Yusef, from the Palestine Liberation Front, told state news agency MENA that an agreement, if reached, would be announced on March 22.
Its second war is against the Palestine Liberation Front (PLO), represented by the National Authority in Ramallah, which it considers "surrendered" and "defeatist" and for which it seeks an alternative authority of reference.
A controversial part of the new agreement is the release of Lebanese prisoner Samir Kantar, a Palestine Liberation Front militant serving a 542-year sentence for killing two men and a four-year-old girl in a 1979 raid on northern occupied Palestine.
Throughout the 1990s, the Iraqi Intelligence Service (IIS) cooperated with Hamas; the Palestine Liberation Front, which maintained a Baghdad office; Force 17, Yasser Arafat's private army; and others.
The Palestine Liberation Front issued a statement in Beirut yesterday that accused US forces of assassinating Abbas.
The Palestine Liberation Front issued a statement in Beirut saying: ``The assassination of commander Abul Abbas by the US occupation forces in Iraqafter arresting him without any legal justification since the first days of their occupation of Iraqconfirms beyond any doubt their absolute hostility to our people and exposes their designs which conform with the Zionist entity'' .
Abbas's small Palestine Liberation Front commandeered the Italian cruise ship, demanded the release of 50 Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails and threw an elderly wheelchair-bound Jewish American tourist, Leon Klinghoffer, overboard after shooting him.

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