mujahadeen


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Noun1.mujahadeen - a military force of Muslim guerilla warriors engaged in a jihad; "some call the mujahidin international warriors but others just call them terrorists"
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
military force, military group, military unit, force - a unit that is part of some military service; "he sent Caesar a force of six thousand men"
Mujahedeen Khalq - Iranian guerillas based in Iraq
mujahid - a Muslim engaged in what he considers to be a jihad
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The most notable such groups as the Mujahadeen e-Khalq ("MEK"...)." This organization "was de-listed as a terrorist organization by the Obama Administration in 2012." John Bolton, then and now, leads the charge against Iran, previously aided by Secretary of State Hillary Clinton.
- Kashmiri Mujahadeen destroyed road and two bridges near Srinagar besides disrupting Rajauri-Poonch line.
The image became a symbol of Afghanistan's suffering during the 1980s Soviet occupation and U.S.-backed mujahadeen insurgency against it.
The image became a symbol of Afghanistan's suffering during the 1980s Soviet occupation and US-backed mujahadeen insurgency against it.
His family lived in the eastern province of Ghazni, in a neighborhood that Royesh says was controlled by mujahadeen fighters battling the Russians.
Him, comes to the Kashmir, where mujahadeen are also present.
Born in northern Algeria, Belmokhtar traveled to Afghanistan in 1991 to fight with the Mujahadeen against the pro-Soviet government following the withdrawal of Soviet Union troops.
He told stories of how 'his Mujahadeen' beheaded spies.
Obviously, they have learned nothing from the experience of Afghanistan, whose mujahadeen were armed, funded and trained by the United States, Pakistan and Saudi Arabia, and then moved into the West's Enemy Number 1: the Taliban.
In the eastern Ampara District, he identified the Mujahadeen group, comprising 150 armed members, as being stronger even than the Osama group in Trincomalee.
7CHARLIE 7 CHARLIE WILSON'S WAR (2007) TOM Hanks stars as Texas congressman Charlie Wilson who schemes to help Afghan mujahadeen fight the Soviets.