islamic jihad

  • 1 Islamic Jihad — *For the general Islamic idea of jihad, see Jihad *For the Egyptian Islamic Jihad organization, currently led by Ayman al Zawahiri, see Egyptian Islamic Jihad *For the Palestinian Islamic Jihad organization, affiliated to the Egyptian Islamic… …

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  • 2 Islamic Jihad — noun 1. an Islamic extremist group active since the late 1970s; seeks to overthrow the Egyptian government and replace it with an Islamic state; works in small underground cells the original Jihad was responsible for the assassination of Anwar… …

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  • 3 Islamic Jihad —    See Palestinian Islamic Jihad (PIJ; Harakat Al Jihad Al Islami Al Filastini) …

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  • 4 Islamic Jihad — /ɪzˌlæmɪk ˈdʒihæd/ (say iz.lamik jeehad) noun the name adopted by various fundamentalist Islamic groups fighting for the rights of Muslim people, and tending towards extremist actions, as terrorism, as in Israel, Palestine, Lebanon, Egypt, and… …

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  • 5 Islamic Jihad — Is|lam|ic Ji|had an Islamic organization that supports Palestinian independence …

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  • 6 Islamic Jihad — radical Islamic organization known for its violent acts of terrorism …

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  • 7 Islamic Jihad for the Liberation of Palestine — (IJLP) was a Lebanese radical Shia group that claimed credit for the January 24 1987 abduction of three American and one Indian professors Alann Steen, Jesse Turner, Robert Pohill, Mithal Eshwar Singh from Beirut University College in West Beirut …

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  • 8 Islamic Jihad Organization — The Islamic Jihad Organization was the name used by telephone callers demanding the departure of all Americans from Lebanon and taking responsibility for a number of kidnappings and of bombings in Lebanon which killed several hundred people.… …

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  • 9 Islamic Jihad Movement in Palestine — The Islamic Jihad Movement in Palestine ( ar. حركة الجهاد الإسلامي في فلسطين, Harakat al Jihād al Islāmi fi Filastīn ) is a Palestinian militant group designated terrorist by the United States [http://www.state.gov/s/ct/rls/45394.htm] , the… …

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  • 10 Islamic Jihad Union — The Islamic Jihad Union (IJU), also known as Islamic Jihad Group (IJG), is a terrorist organization which splintered from the Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan (IMU), and has conducted several attacks in Uzbekistan. The IJU is seen as the successor… …

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  • 11 Islamic Jihad Union — Hinter dem Namen Islamische Dschihad Union („Islamic Jihad Union“ (IJU), auch „Islamic Jihad Group“ (IJG)) wird eine militante Untergrundorganisation aus Usbekistan vermutet, deren Umfang allerdings umstritten ist. In Deutschland wird die IJU von …

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  • 12 Islamic Jihad for the Liberation of Palestine — noun a Shiite terrorist organization with strong ties to Iran; seeks to create an Iranian fundamentalist Islamic state in Lebanon; car bombs are the signature weapon • Syn: ↑Hizballah, ↑Hezbollah, ↑Hizbollah, ↑Hizbullah, ↑Lebanese Hizballah,… …

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  • 13 Islamic Jihad of Yemen — The Islamic Jihad of Yemen is an an al Qaeda terrorist affiliate that claimed responsibility for the 2008 American Embassy attack in Yemen.cite news|url=http://www.cnn.com/2008/WORLD/meast/09/17/yemen.blast/index.html|title=Al Qaeda blamed for… …

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  • 14 Egyptian Islamic Jihad — The Egyptian Islamic Jihad (Arabic: الجهاد الإسلامي المصري‎, alGɩead alḀslami alMɩƨri (alMɑƨri)) (EIJ), formerly called simply Islamic Jihad (الجهاد الإسلامي and Liberation Army for Holy Sites[1]) originally referred to as al Jihad, and then the… …

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  • 15 Eritrean Islamic Jihad — is referred to as the Eritrean Islamic Salvation Movement, EIJM, EIJ, ERIJ, EISM, Eritrean Islamic Jihad Movement, and/or Harakat al Jihad al Islami al Eritrea. The Eritrean Islamic Jihad Movement (ERIJ), is one of several opposition groups that… …

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  • 16 Turkish Islamic Jihad — The Turkish Islamic Jihad (TIJ) is an Islamic Jihad organization. The group has never publicly told a specific ideology, but their name implies a fundamentalist Islamic orientation. In their only public statement, the group claimed to oppose the… …

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  • 17 List of Palestinian Islamic Jihad suicide attacks — List of suicide attacks carried out by Palestinian Islamic Jihad The criteria used for this list: deliberate attacks committed by Palestinian Islamic Jihad suicide bombers against civilians. 1995NameDateLocationDeath TollNotesBeit Lid… …

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  • 18 Egyptian Islamic Jihad — noun an Islamic extremist group active since the late 1970s; seeks to overthrow the Egyptian government and replace it with an Islamic state; works in small underground cells the original Jihad was responsible for the assassination of Anwar Sadat …

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  • 19 Palestinian Islamic Jihad — (PIJ, Harakat Al Jihad Al Islami Al Filastini)    A militant Palestinian group that is designated as a terrorist organization by Israel, the United States, Canada, and the European Union. It is committed to the creation of an Islamic state in all …

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  • 20 Palestine Islamic Jihad — noun a militant Palestinian terrorist group created in 1979 and committed to the creation of an Islamic state in Palestine and to the destruction of Israel; smaller and more exclusively militant that Hamas • Syn: ↑Palestinian Islamic Jihad, ↑PIJ …

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