HyperDic: flnc

English > 1 sense of the word FLNC:
NOUNgroupFLNC, National Liberation Front of Corsicaa terrorist group formed in 1976 to work for Corsican independence
English > FLNC: 1 sense > noun 1, group
MeaningA terrorist group formed in 1976 to work for Corsican independence; attacks on Corsica are aimed at sabotaging public infrastructure and symbols of colonialism.
SynonymNational Liberation Front of Corsica
Categoryterrorism, act of terrorism, terrorist actThe calculated use of violence (or the threat / threat of violence) against civilians in order to attain goals that are political or religious or ideological in nature
Instance ofterrorist organization, terrorist group, foreign terrorist organization, FTOA political movement that uses terror as a weapon to achieve its goals
RegionFrance, French RepublicA republic in western Europe
CatalanFront d'Alliberament Nacional de Còrsega

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