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resistance movement

An organized effort by some portion of the civil population of a country to resist the legally established government or an occupying power and to disrupt civil order and stability.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.
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These groups can trigger a long-term resistance movement in IHK.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Lebanon's resistance movement Hezbollah condemned as a "war crime" the Israeli regime's demolition of Palestinian homes on the outskirts of the occupied East Jerusalem al-Quds, saying such demolitions are the outcome of anti-Palestine plots hatched by the US and its Arab allies.
GAZA, May 5 (KUNA) -- The Palestinian Islamic Resistance Movement (HAMAS) said that restoration of calm in Gaza Strip is conditional on commitment by the Israeli occupation forces to full ceasefire and cessation of violence against peaceful protesters on Gaza borders.
KARACHI -- Planned deindustrialization in Pakistan has dealt a deadly blow to the resistance movement in Pakistan and further weakened the already fable voice for peoples' rights, said noted social expert and Dean of Social Sciences at Shaheed Zulfikar Ali Bhutto Institute of Science and Technology (SZABIST) Prof Dr Riaz Ahmed Shaikh, speaking at a lecture here Sunday evening.
Only a few hours after the Palestinian resistance movement Hamas denied it had launched a rocket attack toward Tel Aviv, the Israeli military says it has begun striking the besieged Palestinian territory.
Masood, while fully supporting the stance taken by the Joint Resistance Movement, legal and business fraternity and civil society of Indian occupied Kashmir (IoK), said that large-scale protests across the occupied territory reflect and demonstrates the will of the Kashmiris against the petition seeking repeal of the article.
Palestinian sources confirmed that Israeli occupation jet fighters attack against a position belongs to the Palestinian resistance movement in Central Gaza enclave, but no injuries reported.
By WYCLIFFE MUIA Lawyer and National Super Alliance (Nasa) activist Miguna Miguna has landed in Dubai and refused to leave the international airport.The self-declared general of National Resistance Movement (NRM) was kicked out of Kenya on Wednesday evening in breach of three High Court orders.
The lawyer and politician, who declared himself the general of the National Resistance Movement, added that the Opposition's Nasa coalition will use the Constitution as the "spear and the shield" in the fight against despots.
ISLAMABAD -- Speaker Azad Kashmir Legislative Assembly Shah Ghulam Qadir Monday said 5th February was a symbol of support from Pakistani nation to Kashmiri peoples' resistance movement.
Ljungqvist said the men seemed to be "dissatisfied with the leadership" of the white-supremacist Nordic Resistance Movement for not using violent means to achieve their ends.
The Palestinian Islamic Resistance Movement (Hamas) released its new political declaration on Monday, announcing cutting any administrative or organisational relationship with the Egypt-based and now-banned Muslim Brotherhood group.