PFLP

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n PFLP a terrorist group of limited popularity formed in 1967 after the Six-Day War; combined Marxist-Leninist ideology with Palestinian nationalism; used terrorism to gain attention for their cause; hoped to eliminate the state of Israel
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Usage

In literature:

In 1974 he graduated from the PFLP and formed his own group.
"Project Cyclops" by Thomas Hoover
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In news:

Palestinian women react during the funeral of Yasser Al-Attal, 22, a militant from the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP), in Khan Younis, southern Gaza Strip Sunday, Oct 14, 2012.
A Palestinians woman watches from a shop window as supporters of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP) participate in a rally to mark the 45th anniversary of their organization in the West Bank city of Nablus.
The PFLP, is the second-largest of the groups making up the Palestine Liberation Organization and has generally taken a hard line on Palestinian national aspirations, opposing the more moderate stance of Fatah.
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