resistance movement

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Summary: When the Moro Islamic Liberation Front guerrilla movement took up arms in the Philippines in the 1960s, Ferdinand Marcos had yet to become the country's president -- let alone its dictator.
My father was among those chosen, but he managed to escape and join the guerrilla movement in the plains of Central Luzon.
The three were members of the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE), a Sri Lankan-based separatist guerrilla movement which was wiped out by Colombo's military in 2009.
ClickPress, Fri Feb 14 2014] The most significant development regarding Colombia's defence and security situation during Q114 has been the ongoing peace talks between the government of President Juan Manuel Santos, and the left-wing FARC-EP guerrilla movement.
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?
Summary: The United Nations peacekeeping chief said there are signs an illegal weapons stockpile that exploded last week in southern Lebanon belonged to the Lebanese guerrilla movement Hezbollah.