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MEK, as a guerrilla movement, fight Shah Mohammad Reza Pahlavi in the 1970s, but could not agree with the new Iranian regime of Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini when it came to power in 1979.
The Iraqi guerrilla movement originated with the government-trained, government-armed, and government-led Fedayeen organization.
He said the detainees were subsequently shot dead, believing the commander might have been killed by Taliban at the behest of ceratin groups which implemented their plans throught the guerrilla movement.
Sociologist Lenira Machado, another of the women who was at the women's detention center, known during the period as the "Tower of the Maidens," told O Globo that besides the participation of each one of them in the guerrilla movement, both she and Rousseff agreed that the dictatorship had to be fought with arms.
Chavez on Sunday called for Colombian rebels to lay down their arms, and warned Santos' government not to accuse his country of helping the guerrilla movement.
The 39 are members of the Mujahideen e-Khalq, also know as the People's Mujahideen Organization of Iran (PMOI), a guerrilla movement opposed to the Iranian government.
RAMALLAH: Fatah, the leading guerrilla movement within the Palestine Liberation Organization, has moved one step closer to becoming a normal political party.
In which African country was the UNITA guerrilla movement founded in 1966 by Jonas Savimbi?
Morocco has occupied the Western Sahara since the withdrawal of Spanish settlers in the mid-1970s and stakes a historical claim to sovereignty over the territory contested by the Algerian-backed Polisario Front guerrilla movement.
Campos said her son's decision to create a guerrilla movement to back his Marxist ideas frightened her.
The government responded with a "scorched earth" counterinsurgency campaign that wiped out much of the guerrilla movement and tens of thousands of innocent civilians, most of them indigenous Maya.
UN Security Council Resolution 1701, which ended the 33-day war in 2006 between Israel and the Hizbullah guerrilla movement, which is backed by Iran and Syria, banned all unauthorized weapons between the Litani River and the Blue Line, the U.