ASALA

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n ASALA a militant Marxist-Leninist terrorist organization formed in 1975 to force Turkey to acknowledge killing more than a million Armenians and forcibly removing them from border areas in 1915; wants Turkey to pay reparations and cede territory to Armenia "ASALA bombing at Orly Airport in Paris in 1983 killed 8 and wounded 55 people"
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Usage

In literature:

A road leads from Al Ma'a across the mountains to the sea at Asala.
"Southern Arabia" by Theodore Bent
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