al-Fatah

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n al-Fatah 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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Usage


In news:

The rising clout of Al Qassam in Gaza dims prospects for mending the Hamas- Fatah rift.
A picture taken on April 22, 1987 shows late Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat, consulting with Fatah military chief Khalil al-Wazir.
Al Fatah Water and Power has selected BEL Composite Industries pressure vessels for the second phase extension of the seawater desalination plant using Reverse Osmosis technology in Al Jubail City, Saudi Arabia.
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