Al Faran

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  • noun

Synonyms for Al Faran

an Islamic fundamentalist group in Pakistan that fought the Soviet Union in Afghanistan in the 1980s

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Keith Mangan, Paul Wells, German Dirk Hasert and American Donald Hutchings are still in the hands of the militant group Al Faran.
A second American, John Childs, was also seized by Al Faran - but he managed to escape.