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LTTE

Definition of the noun ltte

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  1. a terrorist organization in Sri Lanka that began in 1970 as a student protest over the limited university access for Tamil students; currently seeks to establish an independent Tamil state called Eelam; relies on guerilla strategy including terrorist tactics that target key government and military personnel

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Google previewSuicide Warfare (2013)

Culture, the Military, and the Individual as a Weapon by Rosemarie Skaine

ORGANIZATION The LTTE is the national freedom movement of the people of Tamil Eelam. It is a political organization and a military power. And even though the Tamil minority is mainly Hindu and the Sinhalese majority is chiefly Buddhist, ...

Google previewIn Defense of Dharma (2002)

Just-war Ideology in Buddhist Sri Lanka by Tessa J. Bartholomeusz

The alignment between contemporary military leaders tthe LTTE is a paramilitary organization1 and ancient warrior kings.

Google previewConflict and Peace in South Asia (2008)

by Manas Chatterji, B M Jain

The LTTE is the weaker part, in the sense that the government has a legitimate claim to power and a monopoly on the use of violence. In such a situation, violence is one of the few tools with which the weaker party has to put pressure on, and ...

Google previewThe Separatist Conflict in Sri Lanka (2008)

Terrorism, Ethnicity, Political Economy by Asoka Bandarage

The LTTE is the first militant group to acquire air power.

Google previewPeace and Justice (2010)

by Actionaid

The LTTE is an organization that has its own army and lays claim to be the sole representative of the Tamil people on whose behalf it is fighting a war of independence. It has a leader of cult status and an army of over 10,000 each of whom has ...

Google previewWomen, Security, South Asia (2005)

A Clearing in the Thicket by Farah Faizal, Swarna Rajagopalan

The LTTE is a Tamil militant group that is fighting for an independent Tamil Eelam, which consists of the Northern and Eastern Provinces of Sri Lanka. In December 2002, the LTTE in a significant shift in position following several rounds of ...

Google previewMines Register (1914)

[3 Connection with the Eckardthi'ltte is an acid plant having 72 kilns and 5 1“ acid chambers, using the chamber process of acid making- , f, The KuDferkammerhiitte, at Hettstedt, has 3 furnaces of circular s15" lYDe, but, unlike the other plants, ...

Google previewDemocracy and Counterterrorism (2007)

Lessons from the the Past by Robert J. Art, Louise Richardson

LTTE is an exception to this generalization because it is a broad-based group that has used both guerrilla and terror tactics and operates within a functioning democracy. Fatah, Hizballah, and the Kashmiri Jihadis are anomalies because they ...

Google previewBritish Books (1903)

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Google previewWorld Terrorism: An Encyclopedia of Political Violence from Ancient Times to the Post-9/11 Era (2015)

An Encyclopedia of Political Violence from Ancient Times to the Post-9/11 Era by James Ciment

The LTTE manipulated and received unofficial support from India, such as training in the techniques of ...

Google previewA Political and Economic Dictionary of South Asia (2015)

by Jivanta Schottli, Subrata K. Mitra, Siegried Wolf

The LTTE has also been accused of assassinating many Tamil politicians from other Tamil parties who have challenged its claim to be the sole representative of Tamil-speaking people. Cease-fires between the Sri Lankan government and the ...

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Tigres Tamoules (LTTE)

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Small photo of KILINOCHCHI SRI LANKA - CIRCA 2014 - The tank of the LTTE captured by the Sri Lankan army and left as a monument to the end of the war.Small photo of KILINOCHCHI SRI LANKA - CIRCA 2014 - The tank of the LTTE captured by the Sri Lankan army and left as a monument to the end of the war.Small photo of JAFFNA SRI LANKA - CIRCA 2014 - A sign demarking the area where landmines are littered throughout the jungle as a remnant of the war between the Tamil Tigers, or LTTE and the Sri Lankan Army.Small photo of KILINOCHCHI SRI LANKA - CIRCA 2014 - The tank of the LTTE captured by the Sri Lankan army and left as a monument to the end of the war. More...

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