Definition of Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine

1. Noun. 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.

Exact synonyms: Pflp
Category relationships: Act Of Terrorism, Terrorism, Terrorist Act
Generic synonyms: Foreign Terrorist Organization, Fto, Terrorist Group, Terrorist Organization
Geographical relationships: Palestine



Lexicographical Neighbors of Popular Front For The Liberation Of Palestine

Popeye
Popillia
Popillia japonica
Poplar Bluff
Popocatepetl
Popoloca
Popovich
Popperian
Poppy
Poppy Day
Pops
Popsicle
Popsicles
Popular Democratic Front for the Liberation of Pal
Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (current term)
Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine-Gene
Popular Struggle Front
Population Commission
Populist Party
Populus
Populus alba
Populus balsamifera
Populus canescens
Populus deltoides
Populus grandidentata
Populus heterophylla
Populus nigra
Populus nigra italica
Populus tremula

Literary usage of Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Erased in a Moment: Suicide Bombing Attacks Against Israeli Civilians by Joe Stork (2002)
"Popular Front for the liberation of Palestine (PFLP) The Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP), once a professedly Marxist alternative to ..."

2. Technology Against Terrorism: The Federal Effort (1992)
"... Islamic Jihad Organization (Lebanon); Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine- General Command (Syria); Abu Nidal Organization (Libya); ..."

3. Technology Against Terrorism: Structuring Security (1994)
"... including Fatah, the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP), the Palestine Liberation Front (PLF), and several others. ..."

4. Terrorist Group Profiles (1993)
"I Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine — | General Command (PFLP-GC) Date Formed 1968. I Estimated Membership 500. Headquarters Syria. ..."

5. Syria and the Middle East Peace Process by Alasdair Drysdale, Raymond A. Hinnebusch (1991)
"... such as the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP) and the Democratic Front for the Liberation of Palestine (DFLP), and hailed Syria as ..."

6. The Language of Foreign Affairs (1987)
"The four groups are the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP). the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine—General Command (PFLP-CC), ..."

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