NAGs

Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine - General Command (PFLP-GC)


Year Formed: 1989
Year Terminated: 1989

Target States:
Israel

Ideational Characteristics:
Ethno-nationalist

Objectives:
Other:

Eradicating the State of Israel


External Supporters:

Syria

Lebanon

Germany

Narrative Summary:

NAG Support Dataset Code: 47

UCDP/PRIO Code: 1048

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