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  Revolutionary Organization 17 November - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The group is named after the date 17 November 1973 when the Athens Polytechnic uprising took place against the military junta, in which at least twenty students were killed.
A 58-year-old professor and economist, Alexandros Giotopoulos, was identified as the group leader and was arrested on July 17 on the island of Lipsi.
The convicted members were sentenced on December 17, with A. Giotopoulos sentenced to 21 life terms, the heaviest sentence in modern Greek legal history.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Revolutionary_Organization_17_November   (937 words)

  
 November 17 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
17 November is also the name of a Marxist group in Greece, coinciding with the anniversary of the Athens Polytechnic uprising.
November 17 is the 321st day of the year (322nd in leap years), with 44 remaining.
This is the first roving remote-controlled robot to land on another world and was released by the orbiting Luna 17 spacecraft.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/November_17   (1551 words)

  
 MDO - Citibank attack could signal resurgence of November 17 terrorists - 04/09/1998   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-20)
November 17 is the only terrorist group in Greece known to use rockets.
The rocket blast could mean November 17 is joining the mix at a time when Greece is under pressure from the United States to battle urban terrorists.
November 17, built around a mix of ultra-leftist and nationalist ideologies, is named for the day in 1973 when the then ruling military junta crushed a student uprising in Athens.
www.mndaily.com /daily/1998/04/09/world_nation/wn3.ap   (301 words)

  
 November 17 Terror Organization
November 17 is known as the most feared group in Greece and is also one of the most deadliest in all of Europe.
But the one thing that distinguishes the November 17 terrorist organization from any other terrorist organization is -- in over twenty years -- not one single member of this group has ever been arrested.
One counter-terrorism expert said that November 17 is unique in that it appears not to lead any political movement.
www.emergency.com /nov17rpt.htm   (753 words)

  
 17 November   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-20)
17 November is a radical leftist group established in 1975 and named for the student uprising in Greece in November 1973 that protested the ruling military junta.
17 November is an anti-Greek establishment, anti-United States, anti-Turkey, and anti-NATO group that seeks the ouster of US bases from Greece, the removal of Turkish military forces from Cyprus, and the severing of Greece’s ties to NATO and the European Union (EU).
A failed 17 November bombing attempt in June 2002 at the Port of Piraeus in Athens, coupled with robust detective work, led to the arrest of 19 members --the first 17 November operatives ever arrested.
library.nps.navy.mil /home/tgp/17nov.htm   (214 words)

  
 BBC News | EUROPE | November 17 group: Small but deadly
November 17, the left-wing Greek group suspected of murdering UK Defence Attache Stephen Saunders, has its roots in the resistance to the military junta which ruled Greece from 1967 to 1975.
In 1994, a November 17 gunman killed a former governor of the Greek state bank.
A Greek politician who survived a November 17 attack remarked that "Greece is the only country where it has been impossible to not only smoke out terrorism, but even to make a single substantial strike against it".
news.bbc.co.uk /1/hi/world/europe/782451.stm   (461 words)

  
 BBC NEWS | Europe | November 17 suspect surrenders
Dimitris Koufodinas, 44, considered to be one of the leaders of November 17, has been arrested and is being questioned by the prosecutor responsible for investigating terrorism, police said.
Dimitris Koufodinas is believed to have been in charge of November 17's operations and to have acted as a link between the organisation's leadership and its armed wing.
November 17, named after the date of a violent Athens student uprising against the military junta in 1973, emerged in 1975 with the murder of Athens CIA chief Richard Welch.
news.bbc.co.uk /2/hi/europe/2238775.stm   (345 words)

  
 November 17 -   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-20)
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www.psychcentral.com /psypsych/November_17   (1593 words)

  
 *Ø*  Wilson's Almanac free daily ezine | Book of Days | November 17 | Leonids meteor shower folklore Hugh of ...
November 17 and is thought to be comprised of particles ejected by the comet as it passes by the Sun.
In the mid-morning, an apparition is sometimes seen in the highest windows of Whitby Abbey, “arrayed in a shroud by tradition, said to be the appearance of St Hilda in her glorified state”.
In the Church of England, it is November 18.
www.wilsonsalmanac.com /book/nov17.html   (3183 words)

  
 Today in History: November 17
Progressive Era reformer Grace Abbott was born in Grand Island, Nebraska on November 17, 1878.
Despite her efforts, a literacy qualification was instituted in 1917.
Stretching 101 miles across Egypt's Isthmus of Suez, from Port Said in the north to Suez in the south, the waterway connects the Mediterranean Sea with the Indian Ocean.
memory.loc.gov /ammem/today/nov17.html   (1092 words)

  
 Microsoft's Opposition to Sun's Motion to Reinstate November 17, 1998 Preliminary Injunction Under Cal. Bus & Prof. ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-20)
The November Injunction was predicated upon Suns copyright claim and the relief was tailored to prevent further alleged infringement of Suns copyrights.
The November Injunction enjoined Microsoft from distributing certain tools products unless they were modified as the order directed, and from "incorporating any additional Microsoft keyword extensions or compiler directives into its JAVA software development tools." 21 F.Supp.2d at 1128 (emphasis added).
As the November Injunction states that it "does not prevent any purchaser of Microsoft's products from continuing to use them", the injunction has not been violated because Microsoft did not design the download process to eradicate all older versions of the virtual machine regardless of the user's choice of download size.
www.microsoft.com /presspass/legal/09-27opposition2.mspx   (6989 words)

  
 HEARING, NOVEMBER 16, 17, AND DECEMBER 2, 1971
Following is the November 16, 17, 1971 and December 2, 1971 Hearing before the Senate Subcommittee on Minerals, Materials, and Fuels.
TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 16, 1971 1 U.S. COMMITTEE ON INTERIOR AND INSULAR AFFAIRS, Washington, D.C. 1 The subcommittee met at 9 a.m., pursuant to notice, in room 3110, New Senate Office Building, Senator Frank E. Moss (chairman of the subcommittee) presiding.
Chairman, the Subcommittee is to be commended for holding these hearings on this important matter, and once again, I appreciate the opportunity to comment.
www.osmre.gov /legishistory/hearing111671.htm   (18456 words)

  
 Peace Corps Online | November 17, 2004: Headlines: COS - Russia: Exchange: The Moscow Times: U.S.-Russian Group Fills ...
November 9, 2004: Interfax: US Ambassador says new American-Russian Volunteer Initiative is a mutual program and volunteers will travel in two directions.
November 4, 2004: Moscow News: The U.S. State Department has announced a volunteer exchange program that will have 50 Russian and American community leaders traveling abroad.
Congressman Norm Dicks has asked the U.S. attorney in Seattle to consider pursuing charges against Dennis Priven, the man accused of killing Peace Corps Volunteer Deborah Gardner on the South Pacific island of Tonga 28 years ago.
peacecorpsonline.org /messages/messages/467/2024724.html   (1337 words)

  
 Greece - Terrorism - November 17 - Worldpress.org
The days of Europe’s last remaining urban guerrilla group, the Athens-based radical leftist November 17, finally seem to be numbered.
And on July 18, Greek police announced the arrest of one of the alleged November 17 ringleaders, its reputed founder Alexandros Giotopoulos.
Hunting down members of November 17 has become especially relevant in the post-Sept. 11 world and the war against international terror: Under the headline “Dark Connections,” Kathimerini reminded its readers (July 7) that Savvas Xiros “had connections to Islamic fundamentalists in the [Egyptian] Muslim Brotherhood.” “[November 17] is held at gunpoint,” cheered Dh.
www.worldpress.org /Europe/671.cfm   (532 words)

  
 Peace Corps Online | November 17, 1968 - Dayton Daily News: RPCVs remember Peace Corps Volunteer John Obrien who died ...
November 17, 1968 - Dayton Daily News: RPCVs remember Peace Corps Volunteer John Obrien who died while serving in Fiji in November, 1968 at Age 22
John Obrien served in Fiji and died in November, 1968.
PCOL is not responsible for broken links which may have changed.
peacecorpsonline.org /messages/messages/467/2018443.html   (941 words)

  
 APOD: November 24, 1999 - A Leonids Meteor Storm in 1999   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-20)
APOD: November 24, 1999 - A Leonids Meteor Storm in 1999
Above, however, is a picture taken from Spain during this time, with over a dozen faint meteors visible as green streaks eminating from Leo during just a six minute exposure.
Jupiter continually deflected one stream of cast-off particles while the smallest meteors in this stream were removed by
antwrp.gsfc.nasa.gov /apod/ap991124.html   (138 words)

  
 WDW Update November 17-23, 2003
However, the modifications haven't increased the stability of the boats in an open water environment, and they will not be used in high wind conditions.
Country Bear Jamboree closes November 17 to 21 to install the Christmas show, and closes again January 12 to 16 to return to its usual program.
November 30, December 2, 4, 5, 7, 9, 11, 12, 14, 16, 18 and 19.
www.mouseplanet.com /parkupdates/wdw/wdw031117.htm   (1921 words)

  
 Sacramento News and Review November 17, 2005   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-20)
The Ibdaa dance troupe will be performing at the Crest Theatre, at 1013 K Street, on Sunday, November 27.
Batarseh, whose father recently was elected mayor of Bethlehem, is a board member of the Sacramento chapter of the National Council of Arab Americans, which is hosting the troupe’s performance at the Crest Theatre in Sacramento on Sunday, November 27, the final stop of their month-long U.S. tour.
He grew up in Bethlehem just minutes away from Dheisheh and recalls that life there was so difficult, and the troupe’s success has been so amazing, that it truly exemplifies making something out of nothing.
www.newsreview.com /issues/sacto/2005-11-17/news.asp   (1196 words)

  
 Revolutionary Organization 17 November   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-20)
Radical leftist group established in 1975 and named for the student uprising in Greece in November 1973 that protested the ruling military junta.
A failed 17 November bombing attempt in June 2002 at the Port of Piraeus in Athens coupled with robust detective work led to the first-ever arrests of this group.
In December 2003, a Greek court convicted 15 members—five of whom were given multiple life terms—of hundreds of crimes.
www.fas.org /irp/world/para/17_nov.htm   (183 words)

  
 November 17, 2003
The event started on November 2, and the awards ceremony was yesterday in Tortola - but a third of the fleet has only now just been able to leave Bermuda, having fled there and then been trapped by bad weather.
If we were to rate the degree of difficulty of the West Marine 1500 versus the Baja Ha-Ha, the former would normally be a six to eight, while the latter would usually be a two to four.
November 17 - The Pacific Ocean and Cyberspace
www.latitude38.com /LectronicLat/2003/1103/Nov17/Nov17.html   (1084 words)

  
 US-CERT Cyber Security Bulletin SB04-329 -- Summary of Security Items from November 17 through November 23, 2004
V2.0 (November 9, 2004): Bulletin updated to reflect the release of an updated ISA Server 2000 security update for the German language only.
V3.0 (November 16, 2004): Bulletin updated to reflect the release of updated ISA Server 2000 security updates for all languages.
A remote Denial of Service vulnerability exists in the Netopia Timbuktu server component for Apple Mac OSX due to a buffer overflow when multiple simultaneous connections are made and specially crafted data is submitted to the system.
www.us-cert.gov /cas/bulletins/SB04-329.html   (5768 words)

  
 November 17 Greece
Under 'International Terrorism: Terrorist Organization Profiles: Revolutionary Organization 17 November' is information on the group's history and structure, updates, and a list of attacks.
Group Profile: The Revolutionary Organization 17 November in Greece (1975-1991), by Andrew Corsun, pp 93-126.
Lost and Found (arrest of Avraam Lesperoglou suspected leader of 17 November).
www.au.af.mil /au/aul/bibs/tergps/tgnov.htm   (330 words)

  
 NOVEMBER 17, 2003
Jerry Cimijotti, a neighbor near the proposed new Mitchell Christian School site, inquired why he and other neighbors in the area were not notified of the plans of the proposed school.
The Public Properties Committee met on November 17, 2003 at 5:55 p.m.
The Public Health and Safety Committee met on November 17, 2003 at 6:05 p.m.
www.cityofmitchell.org /admin/council_minutes/2003/11_17_03.htm   (2943 words)

  
 Blaster trial set for November 17
His lawyers entered a not-guilty plea to a charge of "intentionally causing damage to a protected computer" on his behalf.
Magistrate Judge Mary Alice Theiler pencilled in a trail date for November 17.
The trail is due to take place in Seattle because Microsoft is seen as the principal "victim" in the case.
www.securityfocus.com /news/6995   (271 words)

  
 November 17, 1999
November 17 1999, Barkley Roadhouse, Northern Territory, Australia ­ 1500 kms SW of Cairns
I awoke at 5:30 and took a cup of coffee out for a walk.
Alice Springs has a long list of things to see and do and a nice feel about it, or will we go out to the Symbol of Australia, Ayers Rock.
www.iserv.net /~josephh/sunbirds/austral/k171999.htm   (1585 words)

  
 Emergic: November 17, 2005 Archives   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-20)
Based on what I have seen so far, it appears that the success may come from some interesting combination of taxonomy and folksonomy.
I am shopping around to get involved in emerging technologies -and start-ups.I'm 17.
For more, you can also read the blog by the authors.
www.emergic.org /archives/2005/11/17   (1552 words)

  
 NTI: Global Security Newswire - Wednesday, November 17, 2004
Among Rice’s jobs as secretary of state would be pressing Iran and North Korea to halt suspected nuclear weapons programs and trying to repair European relations ruptured by the war in Iraq, according to Knight Ridder.
Dutch Prime Minister and European Union President Jan Peter Balkenende, however, said the enrichment suspension must be verified quickly in order to prevent the Europeans from siding with the United States, which has been pressing for Iran’s activities to be referred the UN Security Council.
Russia is believed to be developing a new missile capable of carrying 10 nuclear warheads, according to the Associated Press (Associated Press/Yahoo!News, Nov. 17).
www.nti.org /d_newswire/issues/2004_11_17.html   (3697 words)

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