Armed Islamic Group

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Synonyms for Armed Islamic Group

a terrorist organization of Islamic extremists whose violent activities began in 1992

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Security sources suggest the six arrested North Africans could be connected to the Algerian Armed Islamic Group - the GIA - which is closely linked to bin Laden and his al-Qaeda terror organisation.
The Algerian Armed Islamic Group is in Seattle, San Diego, and Los Angeles.
To those groups, State Department spokesman Richard Boucher added the Algerian Armed Islamic Group, the Harkat ul-Mujahedeen (Kashmiri), the Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan and the Abu Sayyaf group (Filipino).
At Ohio State University the MSA=92s newspaper includes articles from groups such as the Algerian Armed Islamic Group and Islamic Salvation Front, classified by the State Department as terrorist organizations.