Palestine Liberation Organization

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Palestine Liberation Organization a political movement uniting Palestinian Arabs in an effort to create an independent state of Palestine; when formed in 1964 it was a terrorist organization dominated by Yasser Arafat's al-Fatah; in 1968 Arafat became chairman; received recognition by the United Nations and by Arab states in 1974 as a government in exile; has played a largely political role since the creation of the Palestine National Authority
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Usage


In news:

Robert Siegel speaks with Maen Rashid Areikat, the chief of the Palestine Liberation Organization ( PLO ) delegation in Washington, who is, in effect, the Palestinian ambassador to the United States.
Abu Jihad was a co-founder of the Palestine Liberation Organization.
The family of one of the men who founded the Palestine Liberation Organization says they have always believed he was assassinated by Israel, and now they have proof.
Bell Pottinger winds up strategic communications, social media, grassroots mobilization program for Palestine Liberation Organization.
Bell Pottinger receives a $30K monthly retainer for providing strategic communications advice to the general delegation of the Palestine Liberation Organization to the US, according to its letter of agreement.
According to this report in USA Today, the Palestine Liberation Organization's representative in Washington has declared there will be no place in any future Palestinian state for Jews.
Mahmoud Abbas elected chief of the Palestine Liberation Organization.
The body of the former Palestine Liberation Organization leader was exhumed Tuesday for this purpose and reburied.
When Bill Clinton recently brokered the historic handshake between Yitzhak Rabin and Yasser Arafat--the Kodak Moment that punctuated the accord between Israel and the Palestine Liberation Organization--we were filled with hope.
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.
Robert Siegel speaks with Maen Rashid Areikat, the chief of the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) delegation in Washington, who is, in effect, the Palestinian ambassador to the United States.
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.
He announced at a meeting in Ramallah of the Palestine Liberation Organization 's Central Council that he is ready to travel.
A decade ago Israel supported the buildup of Hamas as an alternative to the Palestine Liberation Organization.
The exhumation of the body of Palestine Liberation Organization leader Yasser Arafat begins.
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