asala asala

Definition(s):

  • (n) a militant Marxist-Leninist terrorist organization formed in 1975 to force Turkey to acknowledge killing more than a million Armenians and forcibly removing them from border areas in 1915; wants Turkey to pay reparations and cede territory to Armenia

Quotes

  • Speaking at an anti-terrorism conference held this week at the Swissotel in Istanbul, Wilson said: "Turkey has been in a leader position for a long time in the fight against terror. It has faced terror on a high level for a long time. ASALA, DHKP-C,...
    on May 15, 2007 By: Ross Wilson Source: Hürriyet

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