Red Army Faction

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Synonyms for Red Army Faction

a Marxist and Maoist terrorist organization in Germany

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Also known as the Baader-Meinhoff gang, they carried out kidnappings, murders and robberies in West Germany.
What then befell him should have happened instead to Baader-Meinhoff.
Previous years have included cannabis campaigner Howard Marks and Astrid Proll who was linked to the ultra-left wing German terrorist gang Baader-Meinhoff.
Jasper takes this charge one step farther, linking Ruckus leaders to Greenpeace, which is then linked to the Baader-Meinhoff gang, "a Marxist-Leninist terrorist group based in West Germany," the Dutch Communist Party and finally to spying for the Soviet Union.
Comparing themselves to the Baader-Meinhoff and Red October terrorist groups, the CLAF vow to free all cows from imprisonment by farmers.
No cause was too radical for the professional IPS cadres: Black Panthers, Weather Underground, East Germany's Baader-Meinhoff terror gang, Italy's deadly Red Brigades, Yasir Arafat's PLO, Libya's Col.