Definition of Fatah tanzim

1. Noun. A terrorist group organized by Yasser Arafat in 1995 as the armed wing of al-Fatah; serves a dual function of violent confrontation with Israel and serves as Arafat's unofficial militia to prevent rival Islamists from usurping leadership.

Exact synonyms: Tanzim
Category relationships: Act Of Terrorism, Terrorism, Terrorist Act
Generic synonyms: Foreign Terrorist Organization, Fto, Terrorist Group, Terrorist Organization
Geographical relationships: Israel, Sion, State Of Israel, Yisrael, Zion

Lexicographical Neighbors of Fatah Tanzim

Fasciola gigantica
Fascioloides magna
Fasciolopsis buski
Fasciolopsis rathouisi
Fast of Ab
Fast of Av
Fat Man
Fat Tuesday
Fata Morgana
Fata Morganas
Fatah Revolutionary Council
Fatah Tanzim
Father's Day
Father Brown
Father Christmas
Father Frost
Father Sky
Father Time
Father of Heaven
Father of Heaven and Earth
Father of Lies
Father of the Church

Literary usage of Fatah tanzim

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)
"... notes that such recruitment appeared to be an effort by PA officials "to integrate Fatah and Fatah/Tanzim activists into the PA's security apparatuses. ..."

2. The Middle East in 2015: The Impact of Regional Trends on U.S. Strategic by Judith Share Yaphe (2002)
"... active forces of the intifada are the fatah tanzim, elements of the PA security services, Hamas, Islamic Jihad, and remnants of the Palestinian left. ..."

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