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Definition of the noun al-qaida
What does al-qaida mean as a name of something?
- a terrorist network intensely opposed to the United States that dispenses money and logistical support and training to a wide variety of radical Islamic terrorist groups; has cells in more than 50 countries
- example: Bush is not al-Qaida's friend.
- regions: Afghanistan / Islamic State of Afghanistan; Islamic Republic of Pakistan / Pakistan / West Pakistan
- domain: act of terrorism / terrorism / terrorist act
- lexical domain: Groups - nouns denoting groupings of people or objects
- alternative spellings: al Qaida / al-Qa'ida
- synonyms of al-Qaida: al Qaeda / al-Qaeda / Base / Qaeda
- instance of: foreign terrorist organization / FTO / terrorist group / terrorist organization = a political movement that uses terror as a weapon to achieve its goals
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by Nigel West
Al-Qaida attacks the USS Cole in Aden. 2001 Robert Hanssen is arrested. Al- Qaida attacks New York and Washington, D.C., with hijacked airliners on September 11. Defense Intelligence Agency analyst Ana Montes is arrested in Washington, ...
by Olivier Roy, Antoine Sfeir
By 2000, Al-Qaida was undeniably a structured organization.
The Central Intelligence Agency: An Encyclopedia of Covert Ops, Intelligence Gathering, and Spies [2 volumes] (2015)
An Encyclopedia of Covert Ops, Intelligence Gathering, and Spies by Jan Goldman Ph.D.
“Al-Qaida Suspects Die in U.S. Missile Strike.” Associated Press, November 5, 2002. Lumpkin, John J. “U.S. Can Target American Al-Qaida ...
the government was considering listing al-Shabab, inspired by Somalia's Al-Qaida, as a terrorist outfit. Listing it as such “has been the subject of some ...
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Al-Qaida is a Gimp
Al-Qaida is a Gimp. Found on a board in Shoreditch, EC2.
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