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Palestine Liberation Front (PLF)

group name

Palestine Liberation Front (PLF), Jabhat al-Tahrir al-Filistiniyyah.


PLF activities are mainly centered in Lebanon. However, the Abu Abbas PLF faction was originally based in Tunisia until the Achille Lauro attack (see below for more details). The group then moved its base to Iraq. Factions of the group have launched many attacks on Israel from Lebanon.

stated purpose

The PLF is motivated by what it sees as the "liberation" of all of Palestine and the destruction of the state of Israel.


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