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 Irish National Liberation Army - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Irish National Liberation Army (INLA) is an Irish republican paramilitary organization which was formed on December 8, 1974.
During this period, the INLA competed with the Provisional IRA for members, both groups attacking the British army and the Royal Ulster Constabulary.
In 1987, the INLA and its political wing, the IRSP came under attack from the Irish People's Liberation Organisation (IPLO), an organisation founded by people who had resigned or been expelled from the INLA.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Irish_National_Liberation_Army   (864 words)

  
 National Liberation Army - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
One of the organizations that fought to liberate Albania during World War II from Italian and German troops; see National Liberation Army (Albania), History of Albania.
The Iranian Mujaheddin-e-Khalq organisation's militant wing, National Liberation Army of Iran.
A Colombian left-wing extremist group; see National Liberation Army (Colombia).
www.wikipedia.org /wiki/National_Liberation_Army   (155 words)

  
 Army
Scottish National Liberation Army The Scottish National Liberation Army (SNLA) is a paramilitary organisation from repub...
National Resistance Army The National Resistance Army was a guerilla army of Tito Okello.
This Is the Army This Is the Army is a Ronald Reagan.
www.brainyencyclopedia.com /topics/army.html   (155 words)

  
 National Liberation Front - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The National Front for the Liberation of Vietnam, also known as the "Viet Cong," a guerrilla group fighting the United States Army and the South Vietnamese government in the Vietnam War.
National liberation fronts typically appeal to a radical nation, in the 19th century sense, or to a reactionary nationalism in the 20th century sense.
National Liberation Front is a common name for guerrilla organisations fighting to free their country from foreign rule, or at least claiming to be such an organisation.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/National_Liberation_Front   (225 words)

  
 Committee of National Liberation
Karen National Liberation Army Karen National Liberation Army (KNLA) is the military branch of the Karen National Union.
ICT: National Liberation Army (ELN) Colombia Links, updates and history of attacks.
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www.serebella.com /encyclopedia/article-Committee_of_National_Liberation.html   (393 words)

  
 Scottish National Liberation Army: Definition and Links by Encyclopedian.com - All about Scottish National Liberation Army
The Scottish National Liberation Army (SNLA) is a paramilitary organisation from Scotland.
Definition / meaning of Scottish National Liberation Army:
Scottish National Liberation Army: Definition and Links by Encyclopedian.com - All about Scottish National Liberation Army
www.encyclopedian.com /sn/SNLA.html   (130 words)

  
 Encyclopedia: Zapatista Army of National Liberation
The Zapatista Army of National Liberation (Ejército Zapatista de Liberación Nacional, EZLN) is an armed revolutionary group based in Chiapas, one of the poorest states of Mexico.
Subcomandante Insurgente Marcos describes himself as the spokesperson for the Zapatista Army of National Liberation (EZLN) but, since he is so prominent a figure, he is considered by many to be one of its main leaders.
After the dialogue ended, many accusations were made against the Mexican army and para-military groups due to prosecution, detentions and killings of Zapatistas and supporters; one particular incident was the Massacre of Acteal, where 45 people attending a church service were killed by unknown persons.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Zapatista-Army-of-National-Liberation   (5001 words)

  
 Symbionese Liberation Army - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Symbionese Liberation Army was an American group that considered itself a revolutionary vanguard army and was a proponent of radical leftist ideology.
Guerrilla: The Taking of Patty Hearst aka Neverland: The Rise and Fall of the Symbionese Liberation Army, Directed by Robert Stone, 2004, documentary.
On 21 April 1975, the remaining members of the SLA robbed the Crocker National Bank in Carmichael, California and killed Myrna Opsahl, a bank customer, in the process.
www.wikipedia.org /wiki/Symbionese_Liberation_Army   (3243 words)

  
 COLOMBIA WEEK: Independent News and Analysis (NEWSMAKERS page)
The stated goal was ending abductions by the April 19th Movement (M-19), the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) and the National Liberation Army (ELN).
Elected to four-year terms in the Senate in 1994, 1998 and 2002, her legislative priorities were ending the nation’s conflict through negotiations, severing the government’s paramilitary ties, abandoning International Monetary Fund loan mandates that hurt the country’s impoverished majority, and expanding rights for women, Afro-Colombians and homosexuals.
The United Self-Defense Forces of Colombia (AUC) commander, born in 1965, is the son of an Italian immigrant, one of the wealthiest ranchers in the northwestern province of Córdoba.
www.colombiaweek.org /newsmakers.html   (3413 words)

  
 Wars of national liberation - Open Encyclopedia
Wars of national liberation were those conflicts fought by indigenous military groups against an imperial power in an attempt to remove that power's influence.
Arguably, the Vietnam War was a continuation of this war of national liberation.
In modern conflicts of this type, a common observation is that without substantial outside help from opposing superpower nations, the conflicts would have failed.
www.open-encyclopedia.com /Wars_of_national_liberation   (156 words)

  
 Irish National Liberation Army - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In 1987, the INLA and its political wing, the IRSP came under attack from the Irish People's Liberation Organisation (IPLO), an organisation founded by people who had resigned or been expelled from the INLA.
According to the Sutton database of deaths at the University of Ulster's CAIN project [1], the INLA was responsible for 113 deaths during the Troubles.
In the late 1970s and early 1980s, the INLA developed a modest organisation in the north of Ireland, particularly based around Divis Flats in West Belfast, which as a result became colloquially known as, "the planet of the Irps" (a reference to the IRSP and the film The Planet of the Apes).
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/INLA   (1008 words)

  
 National Liberation Front - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The National Front for the Liberation of Vietnam, also known as the "Viet Cong," a guerrilla group fighting the United States Army and the South Vietnamese government in the Vietnam War.
National liberation fronts typically appeal to a radical nation, in the 19th century sense, or to a reactionary nationalism in the 20th century sense.
National Liberation Front is a common name for guerrilla organisations fighting to free their country from foreign rule, or at least claiming to be such an organisation.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/National_Liberation_Front   (1008 words)

  
 National Liberation Army (Colombia) - the free encyclopedia
Ejército de Liberación Nacional (usually abbreviated to ELN), or National Liberation Army, is a revolutionary, Marxist, insurgent guerrilla group that has beenoperating in several regions of Colombia since 1964.
National Liberation Army (Colombia) - the free encyclopedia
Less known than the FARC, it is estimated to be smaller, having between3,500 to 5,000 men in arms.
www.free-web-encyclopedia.com /?t=ELN   (589 words)

  
 Guardian Unlimited National Liberation Army fighter
An ethnic Albanian fighter with the self-styled National Liberation Army in rebel controlled territory near Molina Mala.
www.guardian.co.uk /gallery/image/0,8543,-10304155665,00.html   (30 words)

  
 The duty of a Communist in the National Liberation Army - Umkhonto we Sizwe
The duty of a Communist in the National Liberation Army - Umkhonto we Sizwe
It is the duty of Communists to set an example of hard work and zeal in the performance of their duties in the army and always to be the first to volunteer for the most difficult tasks.
It is the duty of Communists in Umkhonto we Sizwe to be an example of devotion and loyalty to the military command of Umkhonto we Sizwe and the political leadership of the African National Congress.
www.anc.org.za /ancdocs/pubs/umrabulo/umrabulo13c.html   (875 words)

  
 Online NewsHour: Colombia's Civil War: ELN
The National Liberation Army is the country's second largest left-wing guerrilla group, with about 3,500 members stationed in the central northern regions.
Gaitan's daughter and her peers from the radical faction of the National Popular Gaitanista Movement organized a trip to Cuba in the early 1960s to obtain financial and military support from the Castro regime.
As part of a national peace initiative, the government began truce talks with the ELN and the FARC in 1998.
www.pbs.org /newshour/bb/latin_america/colombia/players_eln.html   (959 words)

  
 THE FREEDOM FIGHTERS
Consistently, the Black Liberation Army has called for the development of the Black Liberation Front or Black United Front, a united front of Black revolutionary nationalists, establishing the political determination of the class and national liberation struggle towards independence, and for the freeing of the land.
The history of our national liberation struggle is one of the most important factors upon which the political party(s), the oppressed masses, and the liberation armed forces may understand the nature of their oppression and the task before them towards independence and freedom.
The Black Liberation Army is a politico military organization, which in the last five years have served to develop the political mass movement to merge with the political determination of the Black underground.
www.thetalkingdrum.com /freedomfighters.html   (3878 words)

  
 Separatist, Independence, and Decentralization Movements
Scottish Separatist Group and The Scottish National Liberation Army — The Scottish Separatist Group was formed in October 1995 by former members and supporters of the Scottish National Liberation Army.
The SSG is a Scottish Republican and revolutionary nationalist group which supports the Scottish National Liberation Army politically.
Palestinian National Authority, formerly called the Palestine Liberation Organization, since the agreement with Israel yielding administration to it of parts of the Occupied Territory resulting from the 1967 war.
www.constitution.org /cs_separ.htm   (2797 words)

  
 National Liberation Army Escalates Conflict
National Liberation Army actions run directly counter to political reform efforts, harming the true interests of ethnic Albanians in Macedonia and throughout the region.
The United States condemns in strongest terms the extremist actions of the so-called National Liberation Army and opposes their violent tactics, which aim to undermine Macedonian democracy and threaten regional stability.
We call for an end to the violence and for the National Liberation Army to withdraw immediately, beginning with Aracinovo.
www.state.gov /p/eur/ci/mk/index.cfm?docid=3408   (239 words)

  
 National Liberation Struggle (IRSP Pamplet Reprint)
The I.R.S.P. supports the struggle for national liberation and furthermore believes that it is the duty of all anti-imperialists to further that struggle for national liberation.
At present the term "national liberation struggle" is generally taken to mean armed struggle.
In Ireland the progressive nationalism of Wolfe Tone and the United Irishmen identified with the most radical movement of their day, the French Revolution, and today progressive nationalists in Ireland identify and support in a genuinely international sense the struggles of oppressed peoples throughout the world and the anti-imperialist socialist states.
www.irsm.org /history/liberation.html   (709 words)

  
 The Irish National Liberation Army
Statement on the 5th Anniversary of the INLA Cease-Fire by the Leadership of the Irish National Liberation Army
While acknowledging that national liberation and socialism cannot be achieved through a military victory by guerrilla forces in the national liberation campaign, the IRSP defends the right of the revolutionary forces to employ this tactic whenever useful to achieve its aims.
A war for national liberation continues in Ireland today, which traces its roots to the original conquest of the island by Britain in 1167.
irishrepublicanarmy.info /INLA.html   (1406 words)

  
 Oromo Liberation Front
Two members of the central committee of the Oromo Liberation Front (OLF, Ethiopian opposition in exile), Hassen Hussen and Shigut Geleta have had meetings with officials from the European Commission and Members of the European Parliament in Brussels at the beginning of this week.
September 29, 2005 (IRN) - The executives of the Tigray People's Liberation Front are debating the feasibility of the "extreme" option of the secession of the Tigray Regional State.
Norway welcomes the signals by the Ethiopian Government that it is willing to begin talks with the opposition movement Oromo Liberation Front (OLF).
www.oromoliberationfront.org   (904 words)

  
 KNLA - Karen National Liberation Army
The Karen National Liberation Army (KNLA) is the military branch of the Karen National Union (KNU).
Since shortly after Myanmar's independence in 1949, the KNLA emerged to fight for the independence of the Karen state in eastern Myanmar.
The enemy - Myanmar's ruling junta (SPDC) - have been heavily criticised by most human rights organisations for its continuing human rights abuses.
knla.meabs.com   (61 words)

  
 Yugoslav People's Army - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The YPA has originated in the Yugoslav Partisan bands of WWII, they in 1942 become the People's Liberation Army and Partisan Detachments of Yugoslavia (Narodno Oslobodilačka Vojska i Partizanski Odredi Jugoslavije – NOV i POJ).
In March of 1945, the NOVJ was renamed the Yugoslav Army (Jugoslovenska Armija) and finally on December 22nd, 1951 received the adjective People's (i.e.
The Yugoslav People's Army ( Serbo-Croatian Jugoslavenska/Jugoslovenska narodna armija, JNA, Slovene Jugoslovanska ljudska armada) was the military of the Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Yugoslav_National_Army   (61 words)

  
 History of Yugoslavia - free-definition
On November 25, 1942, the Anti-Fascist Council of National Liberation of Yugoslavia was convened in Bihać.
Probably the first "official" mention of the term Yugoslav (as opposed to simply south Slav) was the forming of the group of advocates of a joint country of South Slavs, by politicians from Croatia and Bosnia and Herzegovina, which were then both in the Austro-Hungarian Monarchy.
The new "Yugoslav" cause (from Jugoslav, meaning "Southern Slav") was receiving an increasing amount of support: in the western states, the people were generally tired of Austria-Hungary and a union with the eastern states was probably seen as the best way to come out of the anomie caused by the Great War.
www.free-definition.com /History-of-Yugoslavia.html   (61 words)

  
 Uganda National Liberation Front - Encyclopedia.WorldSearch
Its military arm is the Uganda National Liberation Army (UNLA).
After the overthrow of Amin on April 11, 1979, the UNLA became the national army of Uganda until it was defeated on January 25, 1986 by the guerrillas of the National Resistance Army (NRA) led by Yoweri Museveni.
The Uganda National Liberation Front, or UNLF was formed by exiled Ugandans in the late 1970s.
encyclopedia.worldsearch.com /uganda_national_liberation_front.htm   (61 words)

  
 CHARLES BRAY's Ugand Journal
Uganda was a portmanteau state of half a dozen kingdoms and tribal regions.
State-owned Uganda Radio broadcasts throughout the country in English and several vernacular languages, but there has also been a mushrooming of independent FM radio and television stations since the government loosened its control of the media in 1993.
In a report in March, it said the number was likely to be because of the return of the rebels to Uganda after the government intensified a military offensive against their bases in neighboring Sudan.
www.greatestcities.com /users/cbray5003/Africa/Uganda   (61 words)

  
 Uganda's "Benevolent" Dictatorship
Museveni has long been a supporter of his old college friend John Garang, whose Sudan Peoples Liberation Army is fighting an interminable civil war against the fundamentalist government of Sudan.
Uganda today recalls the images of the early days of African independence, when the "founding fathers," such as Kwame Nkrumah, Julius Nyerere, and Jomo Kenyatta, enjoyed a legitimacy derived from their participation in the struggle for liberation from colonial hegemony.
The turmoil in Uganda in the 1970s and 1980s yielded human rights violations on a scale nearly unmatched in postcolonial Africa: moreover, civil war and social strife left orphans and widows in their wake, and economic dislocation removed essentials like sugar, soap, and wheat flour from the market stalls.
www.udayton.edu /~rwanda/articles/uganda.html   (61 words)

  
 Adam Busby - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Adam Busby (born 1948) was the founder of the Scottish National Liberation Army (SNLA) in 1980, a controversial organisation which has alleged to have used violence against English people living in Scotland and against prominent British political figures.
All of these events have been condemmed by the Scottish National Party as well as public figures on both sides of the Scottish independence debate.
There is also a small scale debate within the Scottish Nationalist community over whether the actions of Busby and the SNLA have harmed the campaign of Independence.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Adam_Busby   (343 words)

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