Red Army Faction

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Synonyms for Red Army Faction

a Marxist and Maoist terrorist organization in Germany

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That morning, in the high-security wing of Stammheim Prison, Stuttgart, guards discovered the leaders of the Red Army Faction (RAF), otherwise known as the Baader-Meinhof group, dead or dying in their cells.
The Baader-Meinhof group were terrorists (homegrown).
The Baader-Meinhof group were nothing if not conductors of strong feeling.
That question was in part a generational question, as the Baader-Meinhof group proclaimed in word and deed.
To all outward appearances the Baader-Meinhof group were well looked after.
The Baader-Meinhof Group rocked the foundations of post-war German democracy in the years following the social and political upheavals of the mid to late 1960s.
The film commences with the emergence of left-wing political violence in the Federal Republic of Germany in 1967, and the founding of the Baader-Meinhof Group.
the fact that the policeman's ideology might have been similar to theirs has been used to question the premise upon which the Baader-Meinhof Group based their justification for violence.
She may also be referring to the time when she was a member of the Red Army Faction, as the notorious Baader-Meinhof group preferred to be known in the early Seventies.
he novel condemned as irresponsible the coverage of the trial of the Baader-Meinhof group, a German terrorist organization, by the tabloid newspaper Bild-Zeitung and rebuked official government attacks on individual civil liberties.
Following this logic, one can define the Red Brigades in Italy, the Baader-Meinhof group in Germany and the Japanese Red Army as terrorist.
Oktober, 1977, his stunning cycle of works on the Baader-Meinhof Group, and I believe that they should be looked at together, even if I'm precluded from doing so here.
They can no more be held responsible for the attacks of July 7 than ordinary socialists in the Labour Party could be held responsible for the attacks carried out by the Baader-Meinhof Group in the 1970s.