al-Asifa

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n al-Asifa a Palestinian political and military organization founded by Yasser Arafat in 1958 to work toward the creation of a Palestinian state; during the 1960s and 1970s trained terrorist and insurgent groups "al-Fatah carried out numerous acts of international terrorism in western Europe and the Middle East in the 1970s"
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