PLO

  • (noun): 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.
    Synonyms: Palestine Liberation Organization

Some articles on plo:

Sol Phryne - Voyage
... The PLO planned to symbolically ferry 135 Palestinian deportees and, if they accepted the short notice invitation, hundreds of journalists and other ... this difficulty chartering a ship, on 13th Feb 1988 the PLO purchased the aging Sol Phryne in Limassol, Cyprus at auction for $600,000 ... On 15 February, three high-ranking military officials of the PLO were assassinated in Limassol by a remote-controlled bomb planted on their car ...
Terrorism And The Soviet Union - Allegations of Promotion of Terrorist Organizations
... that in 1969 alone, 82 planes were hijacked worldwide by the KGB-financed PLO ... terrorist organizations have been established by the KGB PLO, National Liberation Army of Bolivia (created in 1964 with help from Ernesto Che Guevara) the National ... The leader of the PLO, Yasser Arafat, established close collaboration with the Romanian Securitate service and the Soviet KGB in the beginning of the 1970s ...
Said Hammami
... of the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) to the United Kingdom ... Arafat to be the first diplomatic delegate of the PLO to the UK in 1973, heading their Office in London ... pieces, articulated what has sometimes been considered the first indication of PLO acceptance of a two-state solution ...
SAMED
... Works Society) is the economic institution of the PLO ... It represents the PLO at economic conferences in Arab countries ... SAMED was set up by the PLO as a front company, a commercial and manufacturing entity ...
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