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Definition of the noun al qaeda
What does al qaeda 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
- 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 spelling: al-Qaeda
- synonyms of al Qaeda: al Qaida / al-Qa'ida / al-Qaida / 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
- "Al Qaeda" a.k.a. "Al-Qaeda" is a book by Jason Burke.
- also known as "Al-Qaeda: casting a shadow of terror"
- subject: Al-Qaeda
- "Al Qaeda" is a book by Paul L. Williams.
- also known as "Al Qaeda: brotherhood of terror"
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Second Edition by Stephen E Atkins
Atkins See also Abdel Rahman, Sheikh Omar; Al Qaeda; Bin Laden, Osama; Zawahiri, Ayman alSuggested Reading Bell, J. Bowyer. Murders on the Nile: The World Trade Center and Global Terror. San Francisco: Encounter Books ...
by Peter Chalk
These vocal statements were given concrete expression in 2007 when the GSPC officially changed its name to Al Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM). AQIM employs conventional terrorist tactics including ambushes, bombings, shootings, ...
by Tom Lansford
The Taliban also welcomed the Al Qaeda terrorist group, led by Osama bin Laden, into Afghanistan. Al Qaeda established a network of training camps throughout the country. In 1998, the United States conducted strikes with cruise missiles on ...
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Quotes about Al Qaeda
With terrorist groups like al Qaeda, you can't learn what you want to learn about their capabilities and their future plans by taking a picture of it, and they've learned not to use the telephone. (Bob Graham)
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