mujahadin mujahadin

Definition(s):

  • (n) a military force of Muslim guerilla warriors engaged in a jihad

News

  1. Two killed in mortar attack on Iranian dissident camp in Iraq

    BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Two people were killed in a mortar attack on an Iranian dissident camp in the Iraqi capital on Saturday, police sources said. The Mujahadin-e-Khalq (MEK) group, said a further 27 people were wounded in the attack. A similar attack in February killed at least five of its members. It was not immediately clear who carried out the attack. MEK, which was removed from the U.S ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

  2. Far from Iran election, former guerrillas lobby Washington

    By Susan Cornwell WASHINGTON (Reuters) - For decades, an Iranian dissident group has seemed to be on the wrong side of history. Suppressed by both the Shah of Iran and then the ayatollahs who deposed him in 1979, its supporters have faced prison, death and exile, and were shunned in the United States as members of a cult-like terrorist organization. The Mujahadin-e-Khalq (MEK) former guerrilla ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

Word of the Day
tangible tangible
/ˈtæn dʒə bəl /