Kurdistan Labor Pary

noun
a Marxist-Leninist terrorist group of Kurds trying to establish an independent Kurdish state in eastern Turkey
Regions: ↑Turkey, ↑Republic of Turkey

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  • Kurdistan Workers Party — noun a Marxist Leninist terrorist group of Kurds trying to establish an independent Kurdish state in eastern Turkey • Syn: ↑Kurdistan Labor Pary, ↑Partiya Karkeran Kurdistan, ↑PPK • Topics: ↑terrorism, ↑act of terrorism, ↑terrorist act …   Useful english dictionary

  • Partiya Karkeran Kurdistan — noun a Marxist Leninist terrorist group of Kurds trying to establish an independent Kurdish state in eastern Turkey • Syn: ↑Kurdistan Workers Party, ↑Kurdistan Labor Pary, ↑PPK • Topics: ↑terrorism, ↑act of terrorism, ↑terrorist act …   Useful english dictionary

  • Republic of Turkey — noun a Eurasian republic in Asia Minor and the Balkans; on the collapse of the Ottoman Empire in 1918, the Young Turks, led by Kemal Ataturk, established a republic in 1923 • Syn: ↑Turkey • Members of this Region: ↑Dardanelles, ↑Dardanelles… …   Useful english dictionary

  • act of terrorism — noun the calculated use of violence (or the threat of violence) against civilians in order to attain goals that are political or religious or ideological in nature; this is done through intimidation or coercion or instilling fear • Syn:… …   Useful english dictionary

  • foreign terrorist organization — noun a political movement that uses terror as a weapon to achieve its goals • Syn: ↑terrorist organization, ↑terrorist group, ↑FTO • Topics: ↑terrorism, ↑act of terrorism, ↑terrorist act …   Useful english dictionary

  • FTO — noun a political movement that uses terror as a weapon to achieve its goals • Syn: ↑terrorist organization, ↑terrorist group, ↑foreign terrorist organization • Topics: ↑terrorism, ↑act of terrorism, ↑terrorist act …   Useful english dictionary

  • PPK — noun a Marxist Leninist terrorist group of Kurds trying to establish an independent Kurdish state in eastern Turkey • Syn: ↑Kurdistan Workers Party, ↑Kurdistan Labor Pary, ↑Partiya Karkeran Kurdistan • Topics: ↑terrorism, ↑act of terrorism,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • terrorism — noun the calculated use of violence (or the threat of violence) against civilians in order to attain goals that are political or religious or ideological in nature; this is done through intimidation or coercion or instilling fear • Syn: ↑act of… …   Useful english dictionary

  • terrorist act — noun the calculated use of violence (or the threat of violence) against civilians in order to attain goals that are political or religious or ideological in nature; this is done through intimidation or coercion or instilling fear • Syn:… …   Useful english dictionary

  • terrorist group — noun a political movement that uses terror as a weapon to achieve its goals • Syn: ↑terrorist organization, ↑foreign terrorist organization, ↑FTO • Topics: ↑terrorism, ↑act of terrorism, ↑terrorist act …   Useful english dictionary

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