counterrevolutionary

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Synonyms for counterrevolutionary

a revolutionary whose aim is to reverse the changes introduced by an earlier revolution

marked by opposition or antipathy to revolution

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In Yemen Saudi Arabia also played a counter revolutionary role by preparing a safe exist for Ali Abdullah Saleh and diluting the revolution, but there are certain groups in Yemen that are resisting an arrangement whereby the old system stays but some individuals are taken out.
The six others are Sivaniolo Naulago, a former manager of IT firm Pacific Connext, and five former soldiers of the now-disbanded elite Counter Revolutionary Warfare unit.
The Killing House is where the SAS - motto Who Dares Wins - trains its own counter revolutionary warfare teams.
Members of the elite Counter Revolutionary Warfare (CRW) unit are holding an unknown number of Fijian soldiers at gunpoint and demanding talks with high-ranking Fijian officers, a reporter from Suva-based radio FM96 said.